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By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –An Albany man is headed to prison for stabbing a police officer in the chest.

47-year-old Marion Sweet was sentenced to ten years for an attack on Officer McKinley Windom.

Windom was trying to arrest Sweet in July when Sweet pulled a steak knife and stabbed him.

The officer's bullet proof vest protected him from injury.

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