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ARCATA- Arcata Police are searching for a suspect who stabbed a man near the Arcata Marsh.

According to the Arcata Police Department, a call came in just after 2:30 Monday afternoon for a report of a stabbing victim at the intersection of Samoa Boulevard and G Street. Officers learned that the victim was stabbed near the marsh and walked to that location.

We're told he got into an altercation with a man he also got into an altercation with several months prior. The suspect fled after stabbing the victim twice in back. The suspect is described as a white male, in his late teens and about 5 feet 10 inches tall, with light colored hair. He was last seen wearing a blue windbreaker and blue jeans.

We’re told the victim is in stable condition and his injuries are not life threatening. 

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