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Wilmington man recovers from Saturday night stabbing

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Authorities are currently searching for a suspect in connection to a reported stabbing that took place in the area of Sunset Avenue Saturday night, according to New Hanover County dispatchers. Authorities are currently searching for a suspect in connection to a reported stabbing that took place in the area of Sunset Avenue Saturday night, according to New Hanover County dispatchers.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Wilmington Police report there are no suspects as of Sunday night for a stabbing near the 300 block of Sunset Avenue.

Lieutenant Mary Green tells WECT.com that someone stabbed Brian Mayer Sunday night, giving him a 3-4 inch cut to his stomach. The incident is believed to be the result of a dispute over drugs.

Mayer was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center by a private vehicle rather than being taken by an ambulance Sunday.

His current condition is unknown.

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