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UNC LaCrosse Player Recovering from Stabbing

Posted April 14, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— A University of North Carolina Lacrosse player is recovering from a stab wound he received over the weekend. A Mebane man is charged with the attack.

Police say 26-year-old Robert Pratt stabbed the athlete in the stomach early Sunday morning inside Players, a Chapel Hill dance club. Pratt is charged with assault with a deadly weapon.

Investigators believe the men were arguing over a woman.