WPR News
9:14 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Gillette Man Stabs Another Over Remote

Gillette, Wy – Police in Gillette say a man stabbed
another man in the chest and neck during an argument over a television remote control.
Authorities said 43-year-old Leo Gene Bloomfield faces a
possible charge of attempted second-degree murder following the stabbing just
after midnight on Christmas.
Police Cpl. Jason Marcus said Bloomfield called from the Circle
L Motel. Marcus said police arrived and found Bloomfield walking
around a room while another man lay between the two beds.
Marcus said the two men had been arguing over a TV remote.
The identity of the wounded man wasn't released.