Police: 1 man hospitalized following stabbing on Church Avenue

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One man is in the hospital after a stabbing on Church Avenue Tuesday night, according to police.

Police say it happened near the corner of New York Avenue. They say it happened just after 7 p.m. in front of a liquor store AMA Liquors.

Police say one man was stabbed in the back. He was transported to Kings County Hospital.

The victim's friends told News 12 he is not the type of man to start trouble.

Police are investigating.

Officials say the victim is expected to be OK.

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