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Man Found Stabbed Multiple Times Outside of Newark Central Ward Liquor Store

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By: Jackie Amorine

Police are continuing to investigate the motive behind a stabbing that occurred in Newark's Central Ward Tuesday morning. 

Reports of a stabbing in progress in the 700 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard (High Street)  had police arrived at the scene shortly before noon. 

Officer located a male victim suffering stab wounds to his arm and legs near the Skyline Liquor store. Police believe the victim was attacked outside a nearby building and sought help inside the store. 

He was taken to University Hospital for treatment and is expected to recover. 

The motive for the stabbing is under investigation.