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Paducah man arrested after allegedly stabbing another man in face

James L. Byas (Source: Paducah PD) James L. Byas (Source: Paducah PD)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

Paducah police are reporting a suspect involved in a stabbing has been found and arrested.

Police say James L. Byas, 49, has been charged with second degree assault after allegedly stabbing another man in the face and the back.

Police say they received a report of the stabbing on Monday, Feb. 1 at around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of 8th Street and Oscar Cross Blvd.

Byas allegedly stabbed the victim after an argument.

The victim was treated at an area hospital and released.

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