Altercation turns into deadly stabbing in Barry County home

GOLDEN, Mo. -- Investigators say a fight led to the stabbing death of a man inside a Barry County home Monday.

Matthew Aaron Jackson, 40, faces a first degree murder charge in the death of Steven Gregory Chupp at a home in Golden.

Sheriff Gary Davis his deputies responded to a call about a fight inside a home. Officers found Chupp suffering from stabbing wounds inside the house. The victim died as emergency crews transported him to a Rogers, Arkansas hospital.

Detectives do not know a motive in stabbing. The sheriff says the two men did not live at the residence. The investigation is ongoing.

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