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Arrest made in Janesville stabbing

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Maurice Williams

A man is in custody after a nonfatal stabbing in Janesville.

Police responded to a call about a man being stabbed in the torso on the 600 block of Cherry Street at 8:35 p.m. Friday. When they made contact with the victim, he said the suspect had left.

Officers found 44-year-old Maurice Williams walking a few blocks from the scene on Rockport Road. He was arrested on suspicion of first-degree reckless injury.

The victim was taken to a hospital but is expected to recover.

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