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Stabbing victim in fair condition


One man is in the hospital after someone stabbed him outside a business in Decatur Wednesday.

Police said a fight broke out around 1:30 a.m. at the corner of East Moulton and First Avenue near a bar called The Brick.

30-year-old Scott Dutton of Decatur was stabbed in the upper body and had to be flown to Huntsville Hospital. He is in fair condition.

Investigators interviewed employees at the bar. Police said Dutton approached a man and a woman in the parking lot next to the bar and the argument escalated.

Two guns were recovered from the scene which investigators said belonged to Dutton.  

Investigators do have a suspect but a name has not been released.

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