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Man accused of stabbing another man indicted

Posted by wlpo on September 9, 2014

A man from Streator is now facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly stabbing a man.

22-year-old Dustin Bennington was indicted Tuesday in La Salle County Court on an attempted murder charge along with aggravated battery. He was arrested in late August in Wisconsin after allegedly stabbing a man several times in Streator on August 16th.

Bennington is in the La Salle County Jail on $500,000 bond.

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Arrest made in Streator stabbing

Posted by wlpo on August 18, 2014

One man is in custody and another is recovering in a hospital after an apparent stabbing in Streator.

Dustin Bennington of Streator was arrested over the weekend after allegedly leaving the scene of a stabbing Saturday morning. Investigators say the victim is a 20-year-old man who was stabbed several times in his upper body. He’s in critical but stable condition.

Bennington is charged with two counts of aggravated battery with a weapon. He was arrested in Fond du Lac County in Wisconsin and is being held on $500,000 bond.

Anyone with information about the stabbing should call the Streator Police Department.

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