Spartanburg man arrested for stabbing

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SPARTANBURG Co., S.C. (WSPA) — A man is behind bars almost three months after a fight and stabbing in Spartanburg County.

Jimmy Ray Carroll, 48, of Spartanburg was jailed Monday for an  aggravated assault charge.

Deputies found a man stabbed in the stomach at a home on Sunset Circle on Jan. 31, according to a Spartanburg County Sheriffโ€™s Office report.

The report says the victim had an eight-inch cut. 

A witness told deputies that Carroll and the victim got into an argument that turned physical when Carroll punched the victim – knocking out one of the victimโ€™s teeth. 

The report say the witness stepped in to break up the fight when Carroll drew a knife.

The victim told deputies he didnโ€™t realize he was stabbed until the fight was broken up. 

He was taken to a hospital for his injury. 

Carroll remains in the Spartanburg County Detention Center under a $7,500 bond, according to jail records. 

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