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Suspect arrested in Alexandria stabbing

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A stabbing was reported in Alexandria Saturday and a suspect was arrested.

The Alexandria Police Department received a call of a fight in progress in a parking lot in the 1700 block of 6th Avenue East. Police said the fight was between Joshua Baumann, 21, and Patrick Sandgren, 21, both of Alexandria. The two men knew each other, according to Police Chief Rick Wyffels.


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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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