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Police continue investigation into New Albany stabbing incident

Police are investigating a stabbing incident at a New Albany restaurant.

Posted: Feb. 10, 2019 1:12 PM
Updated: Feb. 11, 2019 6:56 PM

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - Police are investigating a stabbing incident at a New Albany restaurant.

Officers responded to a call about a man being stabbed at Tallahatchie Gourmet around 9:30 Saturday night.


Lane D. Mitchell | Photo: New Albany Police Department

Lane D. Mitchell, 18, was taken into custody for aggravated assault, said Police Chief Chris Robertson.

He is accused of stabbing the victim in the neck with a knife.

The victim is a 36-year-old man from Collierville, Tennessee.

He is in critical, but stable condition, Robertson said.

At this time, police are not releasing information about a motive. 

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