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Police: Stabbing suspect arrested in Battle Ground after assaulting father, mother, sister

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BATTLE GROUND, WA (KPTV) -

A 21-year-old stabbing suspect accused of attacking his family was arrested in Battle Ground, according to police.

Emergency crews responded to a report of a stabbing on the 1200 block of North Parkway Avenue at 12:47 a.m. Thursday.

A girl at the scene told officers her father had been stabbed by her brother.

Officers entered the home and found a 42-year-old man with stab wounds. He was taken to the hospital, but an update on his condition was not released.

The man’s 21-year-old son, Colin Dixon, was identified as the suspect and taken into custody at the scene, according to police.

Dixon was arrested on charges of first-degree assault, domestic violence, and second-degree assault, domestic violence. 

In addition to stabbing his father, police said Dixon also stabbed his sister and assaulted his mother with a knife. 

All three victims were taken to the hospital early Thursday morning, according to police. 

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