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Breckenridge hotel stabbing suspect charged with assault

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 BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. —  A 25-year-old man has been charged in Wilkin County District Court in connection with a stabbing in Breckenridge on Monday, Oct. 8.

Police were called to the Select Inn off of U.S. Highway 75 just before 12:30 a.m. Monday on a report of a disturbance.

Emergency workers found a stabbing victim at the hotel, and the person was taken to the hospital, treated and released.

A knife was found near the hotel, and an investigation led police to a suspect, identified in court papers as John Allen Fox, 25, of Lyons, Oregon.

Fox is charged with two felonies: second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and third-degree assault. He also faces misdemeanor counts of domestic assault and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Fox was being held Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the Wilkin County Jail. His bail was set at $60,000 without conditions, or $15,000 with conditions.