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Man stabbed in the chest after attempted armed robbery

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A man is recovering after being stabbed in the chest in an attempted armed robbery Friday night.

According to police, the victim was walking to his car in the 4900 block of Holley Tree Road when a man approached him and tried to strike up a conversation.

The victim got into his vehicle when the male pulled a knife and told him to get out of the car. He refused and the suspect stabbed the man in the chest. The victim then sped off from the scene.

Victim received only minor injuries and refused EMS help.

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