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Arrest made in Athens stabbing investigation

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Patrick Oneal Malone was charged with second-degree assault. (Source: Athens Police Dept.) Patrick Oneal Malone was charged with second-degree assault. (Source: Athens Police Dept.)
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ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

Police arrested a man in connection with a stabbing that happened Monday, April 28, in Athens.

Officers responded around 4:30 p.m. to the 800 block of South Houston Street. Police said they found the victim with a single stab wound to his thigh. He was transported to Athens-Limestone Hospital and treated for his injuries.

Authorities arrested 41-year-old Patrick Oneal Malone, of Athens. Police said Malone turned himself in Friday morning after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Malone was charged with second-degree assault and transferred to the Limestone County Jail.

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