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2 stabbed, 5 arrested in West Frankfort

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - Five people face charges after two people were stabbed in West Frankfort.

A 39-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman were found with numerous stab wounds after police were called about a fight in the 1600 block of West Road at 3:23 a.m. on May 3.

Both victims live at the home. They were both eventually transported by air to St. Louis area hospitals.

Police detectives went to the 200 block of N. Horrell Ave. and arrested five people. 

Logan A. Cook, 22, from Vandalia, Ill., Kelsey Leigh Ann Cook, 23, from Vandalia, Ill., Chance E. Pauls, 23, from West Frankfort, Ill., Cody W. Grove, 23, from Mulkeytown, Ill., and Seth W. Murphy, 21, from West Frankfort, Ill. are charged with aggravated battery.

Police believe there was a fight at a local tavern on May 2 that eventually moved to the home on the 1600 block of West Road.

Police recovered a suspect vehicle as well.

The case is still under investigation.

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