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Man stabbed repeatedly in fight, Winston-Salem Police say
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Man stabbed repeatedly in fight, Winston-Salem Police say

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A Winston-Salem man was stabbed repeatedly Wednesday in a fight, authorities said.

He was injured around 4:30 p.m. in the 2900 block of Stockton Street.

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Police said Direz Shannon, 31, of Starlight Drive was was fighting with Rashad Akeem Sims, 35, in the middle of the street.

Shannon was stabbed two or three times, including in his chest and back, according to police. His injuries are considered serious, investigators said.

Authorities have charged Sims with assault with a deadly weapon. Investigators said his whereabouts were unknown.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Winston-Salem police at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800. You can also contact Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County on Facebook.

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