Bridgeport man arrested for stabbing a man in November

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A Bridgeport man is charged with assault for stabbing a man in November who refused to give him spare change and told him to get a job.

Fifty-year-old Dwayne “Crab” Upchurch was arrested in Bridgeport Thursday on a second-degree assault charge.

The 39-year-0ld victim told police that he was walking in Bridgeport on Nov. 22 when Upchurch asked him for some change.

Police say the victim refused and told Upchurch to get a job before Upchurch stabbed him twice in his chest.

The victim was treated at Bridgeport Hospital for minor injuries and has since recovered.


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