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Columbus police investigate stabbing incident

One person is hospitalized and another sits behind bars following a stabbing incident Friday afternoon, according to Chief Fred Shelton.

Posted: Nov. 23, 2018 4:53 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - One person is hospitalized and another sits behind bars following a stabbing incident Friday afternoon, according to Chief Fred Shelton.

It happened shortly after 3 p.m. in the 1700 block of 7th Avenue North and Railroad Street. 

Shelton confirmed the victim is being treated for non-life threatening injuries. He also said the suspect has been arrested. 

The suspect and victim are related, according to Shelton. 

Stay with WTVA 9 News as this story develops. 

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