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Police arrest man in Cambridge Estates stabbing

Police have made an arrest in a Lafayette stabbing that sent one person to the hospital.

Posted: Jan 16, 2020 6:19 AM
Updated: Jan 16, 2020 6:22 AM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - Police have made an arrest in a Lafayette stabbing that sent one person to the hospital.

Officers arrested 22-year-old Derrick Oliver in relation to Tuesday's stabbing at the Cambridge Estates Apartments. Oliver is facing preliminary charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and resisting law enforcement.

As News 18 first reported, officers found 25-year-old Emerson Evans suffering at least one stab wound. He was then taken to the hospital to deal with his injuries. Officers said the incident started as a large fight between six people.

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