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Man stabbed at Woodbury 10 Theatre

Police said a verbal argument turned physical Saturday night and left one man with stab wounds at the Woodbury 10 Theatre.

According to a Woodbury Public Safety Department news release, the events unfolded like this:

Officers were called at about 9:30 p.m. Saturday to a fight at the theatre.

Police arrived to find a 23-year-old man with stab wounds. A juvenile male was taken into custody. Two adult males will likely face criminal charges for their roles in the incident.

The alleged victim was taken toRegions Hospital in St. Paul with non-life threatening injuries.

Preliminary investigation revealed two groups of people got into a verbal argument while exiting the theater. That led to a physical confrontation and the subsequent stabbing.

The suspected weapon was found.

Police said it’s not clear whether the two groups knew each other. No other suspects were being sought by police.

Mike Longaecker

Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker

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