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Man stabbed in fight over woman

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 2:02 PM
Last updated 7:21 PM
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A man stabbed his cousin in the head with a kitchen knife during an argument Monday night, Richmond County deputies said.

Donald Stokes
Donald Stokes



Bianca Cain Johnson
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Donald Stokes, 32, and Ricky Watts, 26, were arguing about a woman at a Sadie Drive home about 11:45 p.m. when Stokes grabbed a knife and stabbed Watts in the head, according to Sgt. Jason Vinson.

Watts was treated at a hospital and released.

Stokes was booked into the Richmond County Jail on charges of aggravated assault and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime.

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