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Man, 44, arrested for Oshawa machete attack

A 49-year-old man was injured in the attack but was expected to survive

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A 44-year-old man is accused of attacking another man with a machete in Oshawa this week.

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Durham Regional Police say officers responded to a stabbing in the area of Bond St. E. and Simcoe St. N. just after 3 p.m. on Wednesday.

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A 49-year-old man was found suffering from stab wounds and was transported to a local hospital, police said, explaining the victim’s injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

A suspect allegedly fled to a nearby apartment after the stabbing, but officers were able to arrest him without incident.

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Duane Fedee, of Oshawa, is charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, carrying a concealed weapon and weapons dangerous.

Anyone with information regarding this stabbing is asked to call police 905-579-1520, ext. 2766, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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