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April 16, 2007

Dougherty County -- A second grader is charged with stabbing her sister in the back with a butcher knife in East Albany.

Around 5:30 Sunday afternoon, police say an 8 year old and an 11 year old were arguing at their mobile home on Sylvester Road. They say the 8 year old got a butcher knife and stabbed the 11 year old in the back.

The older girl was treated for her injury and sent home.

The 8 year old is charged with aggravated assault.

Police say the girls' Mother was at work when it happened. DFACS is also investigating.

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