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Arrest Made After Stabbing In Beckley

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Beckley police have one person in custody after a stabbing.

It happened around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon on Lewis Ritchie Drive at the Lewis Ritchie Apartments in Beckley.

According to police chief Tim Deems, a man tried to break up an ongoing argument when he was stabbed in the chest.

Brandon Omar Booker, 26, was arrested and is being processed.

He's charged with malicious wounding and domestic battery.

He will be taken to the Southern Regional Jail later tonight.

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