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Decatur man accused of knife attack

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Salazar is accused of stabbing a man in the back multiple times during a fight Tuesday morning. Salazar is accused of stabbing a man in the back multiple times during a fight Tuesday morning.
DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

A man was released from Decatur MorganHospital after being stabbed in the back multiple times Tuesday.

It happened on the 1800 block of CumberlandAvenue around 3:30 a.m. Officers found the victim with multiple wounds to theback, along with the alleged offender.

The victim said the man started analtercation during a family visit, and during the fight, produced a knife andattacked.

The man was treated and released fornon-life-threatening injuries.

Officers arrested 22-year-old Ernesto Salazarand charged with second-degree assault, a Class C felony. He was taken to theMorgan County Jail and held on $2,500 bond.

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