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Johnson City man facing charges, after trying to stab woman

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JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) -

A man is facing aggravated assault charges, after trying to stab a woman in her stomach. Early Saturday morning, Johnson City Police arrested Karl Dixon.

Police say a woman attempted to stop an argument between Dixon and another male, when he pulled out a knife. Police say he repeatedly swung the knife at the woman, but managed not to cut her.

Dixon is now being held at the Washington County Detention Center, and is scheduled for an arraignment Monday morning.

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