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Man stabbed in connection with car break-ins

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Huntington police are investigating reports of a man being stabbed after a breaking and entering incident in the 23 block of Adams Avenue. 

An Ohio woman reported that just after 11pm she saw a man punching cars in the parking lot. She said the man kicked out a window in one vehicle in addition to kicking and punching the sides of other vehicles in the lot causing damage.

She also reported the man got into one of the vehicles and threw several things out of it.

The suspect was named in connection with a previous report.  After meeting with officers, he stated that he and a friend were walking out of a bar in the area when a man followed him out accusing him of damaging his car.

He said the man punched him and stabbed him with a knife.Cabell County ems responded to the scene and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Both incidents remain under investigation and no one has been charged in either case.