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Police: Man stabbed in Charlestown; suspect arrested

Hakeem Jackson, 25, of Boston, is facing a charge of aggravated assault with intent to murder.

A Boston man was arrested early Thursday morning in connection with a stabbing in Charlestown that left a man hospitalized. 

Hakeem Jackson, 25, of Boston, is charged with aggravated assault with intent to murder.

Boston police said officers responded around 9:14 p.m. on Wednesday to a report of a person stabbed near 41 Polk St. in Charlestown. At the scene, officers found a man suffering from injuries that were not life-threatening. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. 

Following an investigation, police said they located a suspect in the stabbing, who turned himself in to police at 1:19 a.m. Thursday in Dorchester. The man, whom police identified as Jackson, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with intent to murder. 

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Police said Jackson is expected to be arraigned Thursday in Charlestown District Court. 

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