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Man Stabbed; Later Arrested

In Laurel County, what started as a stabbing ends with the victim being arrested.

Police say Bret Watkins called them Thursday morning saying he'd been stabbed in his chest and his back. When officers got to his home near London, they say they found marijuana and several items used to grow it.

Watkins was treated at a hospital then taken to jail. He's expected to be arraigned on drug charges Friday.


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