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Gaseous Anomalies

Marc Higgins, 21, is charged with stabbing four people at a party in Bristol, Conn., killing one. His motive: a female guest criticized his flatulence. According to police, Higgins, who was described as “very drunk,” smashed a beer bottle and stormed out of the party, and returned with three knives. Determined to “teach people that they shouldn’t trifle with him,” Higgins told police he stabbed the first people he saw. The woman who identified his problem was not among the victims. (MS/Hartford Courant) ...She must have smelled him coming and ran.
Original Publication Date: 13 February 2011
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 17.

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