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21-Year-Old Arrested Following Dickinson Street Stabbing


Springfield -Stabbing

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A 21-year old man was arrested early Sunday morning after slashing another man on the hand.

JaJa Brathwaite was reportedly arguing with the victim just before 3:00 a.m. on Dickinson Street in Springfield.

According to police, Brathwaite threatened to cut the other man, and when he reached out, Brathwaite allegedly did just that.

Police located Brathwaire at 71 Bullmont Street. He was arrested without incident and the knife was recovered.

Police say the injury was not life threatening.