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Posted at 1:23 AM ET, 11/29/2010

Man stabbed at Petworth Metro station

By Ian Shapira and Martin Weil

A man was stabbed in the neck Sunday at the Petworth Metro station on Georgia Avenue NW, authorities said.

The man apparently had just passed through the fare gates about 4:15 p.m. as he was on his way out of the station, said Lisa Farbstein, a Metro spokeswoman.

The man's condition was not clear was last night, and the circumstances of the incident were under investigation. The station is on the Green and yellow lines.

By Ian Shapira and Martin Weil  | November 29, 2010; 1:23 AM ET
Categories:  Martin Weil, The District  
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Comments

Four sentences written by two reporters?

Posted by: Irato | November 29, 2010 10:10 AM | Report abuse

This Petworth area is still just as charming as ever! The word of the day on the DC Version of Seasame Street is "G--H--E--T--T--O!"

Posted by: HotelGuest | November 29, 2010 2:02 PM | Report abuse

"The man's condition was not clear was last night..."

SIGH.

Can we at least get a quick edit before posting? This is getting more and more common with the Post.

Posted by: Aaron20011 | November 29, 2010 3:23 PM | Report abuse

But he's right, Petworth is still pretty ghetto. That is a fact; can a fact be racist?

Posted by: NumeroUnoHombre | November 29, 2010 7:49 PM | Report abuse

Petworth and Columbia Heights are still two very crummy neighborhoods despite the "hype" developers want people to believe.

Posted by: jab00 | November 30, 2010 5:31 AM | Report abuse

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