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Man stabbed in neck, chest in downtown Evansville

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Associated Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Police say a man was stabbed in the neck and chest while he said he was sleeping on a bench near a downtown Evansville bus station.

Police say the 42-year-old man was stabbed early Monday and that the attacker ran from the scene. The Evansville Courier & Press reports police were called about the stabbing after someone saw the injured man on a nearby street.

The injured man was taken to a hospital. Information on his condition wasn't immediately released.

WFIE-TV reports police had a possible suspect in the attack but didn't provide more information.

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