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Cops: Suspect in Skull Mask Stabs Man

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Police are investigating a stabbing near Brown University in Rhode Island.

WJAR-TV reports that the victim told Providence police he was approached by a suspect wearing a skull mask at about the 10 p.m. Sunday. The assailant slashed the victim across the face with a knife and stole his cellphone.

Police say the victim was not a student, but a part-time employee of the university.

No names were released.

The victim was transported to Rhode Island hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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