Quincy, Mass. Police: Home Depot employee stabbed by co-worker

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November 7, 2013, 8:52 am
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1:30 p.m. UPDATE: Suspect will be arraigned in Quincy District Court Friday morning (Nov. 8). The victim is still in critical condition. He is 37-year-old Corey Fredrick of Cambridge, Mass.

(NECN/AP) - Police say one employee of a Quincy home improvement store is in the hospital and another is in custody following a stabbing at the store.
Police say the stabbing occurred at the Home Depot at about 8 a.m. Thursday.

Quincy Police Chief Paul Keenan said in a press conference that the two employees has a verbal altercation before the stabbing.
The victim was taken to a Boston hospital in critical condition.
The suspect left the store but returned and was arrested.
No names were immediately released.

The charges will be assault by means of a dangerous and assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.

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