Police arrest stabbing suspect after victim found bleeding

FAIRFIELD (BCN) — Police arrested a 27-year-old man after he allegedly stabbed another man in front of a Fairfield home Friday morning.

Around 9:30 a.m., officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 200 block of Utah Street, according to police.

Upon arrival officers found a 54-year-old man bleeding from his leg. A suspect, whom the victim knew, allegedly stabbed the victim outside a house.

The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life threatening, police said.

As officers were responding, dispatchers broadcast a description of the suspect. Just a few blocks away, a sergeant stopped a man matching the description.Officers arrested the man, identified as Fairfield resident Saxton Dunn, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and violation of probation, according to police.

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