A Springfield man was injured after an altercation with a Lebanon man on Saturday morning at Carmona's on Perrvyille Road in Springfield.
A verbal disagreement between Javier Lopez, of Springfield, and Janitzio Rodriguez, of Lebanon, turned physical when Rodriguez hit Lopez over the head with a bottle and then slit his throat with a knife.
Rodriguez then fled the scene.
Springfield City Police Officer A.J. Lewis said the incident occurred around 12:57 a.m. on Saturday.