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Forest County stabbing investigation


The Forest County Sheriff's Department is investigating a stabbing in the Town of Lincoln.

Deputies say a man was stabbed repeatedly by a 16 year old boy early Friday morning.

Forest County officials tell us that the suspect was located and arrested after a short search.

Authorities say the victim was taken to St. Mary's Hospital and is being treated for his wounds.

The juvenile male is currently being held at the Forest County Jail.

The sheriff believes the teen is the only suspect and says there is no threat to the community.

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