Hillsboro, MO (KTRS) – A Jefferson County man is accused of repeatedly stabbing a man who got in front of him at a convenience store’s soda fountain machine.
Thirty-two-year-old Bennie Hornbeck of Hillsboro has been charged with felony first-degree assault. Investigators say Hornbeck was at a convenience store near De Soto on Tuesday when he became angered that a man walked in front of him at a soda machine.
Court documents allege that Hornbeck pulled a fixed-blade knife from his pocket and stabbed the victim five times, including on his head.
There’s no word on the victim’s condition.