Dothan Stabbing

Two Dothan residents are recovering from stab wounds and a man is in custody for the stabbings.

Police say 27-year-old Christopher Lamar Watford returned to his estranged wife's house and attempted to set it on fire.

He took off on foot, but police were able to catch him and arrest him.

Lamar is charged with attempted murder.

It all started around 11 o'clock yesterday at a home near the corner of Monroe and Newton Streets.

Witnesses told police a man was stabbing a woman in the middle of the street.

Investigators say the woman is expected to recover.

A man was also stabbed.

Police say he may have suffered a punctured lung.

Police say Lamar may also be charged with attempted arson.


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