Nov 30, 2012 3:08 PM by David Ortiviz

Mentally ill man accused of attacking patient with scissors

We've learned a mentally ill patient in Pueblo allegedly used scissors to attack another patient. The incident happened early Wednesday morning at the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo.

According to an arrest affidavit Lamar Davis, 29, checked out the scissors and stabbed the patient while she was sleeping in her room.
The victim was reportedly attacked in her face and eyes. She was taken to parkview hospital.

Meanwhile Davis is being held in jail on attempted first degree murder. Authorities say Davis told them he felt aggressive towards peers and staff and wanted to kill somebody.



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