Street Fight Turns into Stabbing

7-2 ContrerasSPRINGFIELD, Ore. — What started as an argument between strangers, quickly turned violent.

Springfield police arrested Chabelo Contreras, accusing him of stabbing another man multiple times. Detectives say early Tuesday morning, Contreras and another man started arguing in the middle of the 300 block of 30th Street. It quickly turned into a shoving match.

That’s when they say Contreras stabbed the other man. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Contreras is in the Lane County Jail on an assault charge.

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