Liberty police: Man charged after sending one person to hospital with stab wound

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Police say two friends got into a physical fight

Editor’s note: This story been corrected to show the suspect lived at the home where the incident occurred, not the victim.

LIBERTY TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – A man is facing charges after a stabbing incident late Friday afternoon in Liberty Township.

Police say two friends got into a physical fight outside a home in the 100 block of Euclid Boulevard.

One of the men stabbed the other in the face, according to police.

The suspect, who lives at the house, was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center.

The suspect, Michael Halkiewicz, is now charged with felonious assault. He is being held in the Trumbull County Jail.

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