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Prince William County Police are investigating a stabbing that took place Wednesday night in Dumfries.  

Officers arrived at the intersection of Toms River Loop and Allen Dent Road at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, to find the victim, a 22-year-old man, suffering from stab wounds to the upper body, according to Officer Renee Carr, spokeswoman for the Prince William County Police Department. 

The victim was flown to a local hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuriesCarr said in a news release. 

Witnesses told police two men were involved in a verbal altercation with the victim. During the encounter, the suspects stabbed the victim and fled the area on footCarr said.  

Additional officers and a police K-9 were unable to locate the suspects. Police say the incident was not random.  

 

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