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NY man accused of slashing man at NH bar

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KEENE, N.H. (AP) - A New York man has been charged with slashing a man in the face, neck, chest and arms at a bar in Keene, N.H.

Police said the 38-year-old Gerald Joseph Rivers of Brooklyn was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with first-degree assault.

Police said emergency responders were called to the Railroad Tavern on Saturday, where they found Jimmie Lee Leonard injured. Leonard was treated and released from a hospital for multiple knife wounds. He gave a description of two men involved in the incident.

Police are still investigating.

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