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Salisbury Man Charged With Assault After Stabbing Incident

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SALISBURY, Md. – A 21-year-old Salisbury man is in detention after police say he stabbed a man with a kitchen knife during an argument.

According to Salisbury police, the incident happened Sunday around 1:30 p.m. at a residence in the 400 block of Elizabeth Street. Preliminary investigation revealed Douglas Walter Schoolfield had stabbed a 32-year-old victim one time in the left thigh and then fled the scene before officers arrived.

Officers say they located Schoolfield near the house and took him into custody.

The victim was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center for treatment. He has since been released, according to police.

Police say Schoolfield was released to the Wicomico County Detention Center after being charged with first and second degree assault, reckless endangerment and carrying a deadly weapon.

This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Salisbury Police Department or Crime Solvers at (410) 548-1776.

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