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One man arrested in Shawano County stabbing


One man has been arrested in connection to an early morning stabbing in Shawano County.

According to the Shawano County Sheriff's Department, around 5:50 Tuesday morning the sheriff's office received a 911 call requesting assistance for a man who had been stabbed in the neck at a home in the Town of Birnamwood. 

Sheriff's deputies say a 35-year-old City of Shawano man had traveled from the City of Shawano to the Town of Birnamwood location with a 20-year-old Keshena man and met with others at a home.  Officers say there, an altercation led to the 35-year old victim sustaining significant neck injuries from an edged weapon.  He remains in a Wausau Hospital in stable condition.

Authorities say the 20-year-old Keshena man has been taken into custody and is currently being held in the Shawano County Jail on charges alleging Attempted 11st Degree Intentional Homicide.   

The incident remain under investigation.

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