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Greensburg man sought in stabbing

| Wednesday, May 9, 2012, 9:38 a.m.

An arrest warrant has been issued for a Greensburg man accused of stabbing another man in the neck.

Michael Stepaniak, 44, of 406 Center Avenue, is wanted for attempted homicide, according to police.

Sgt. Chad Zucco,of Greensburg police, said Stepaniak is accused of stabbing James Iapalucci at 406 Center Avenue.

Police said Stepaniak went to the apartment and knocked on the door late Saturday night. An argument ensued after Iapalucci opened the door. Stepaniak then allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed Iapalucci.

Iapalucci was taken by ambulance to Westmoreland Regional Hospital, Greensburg, for treatment. Iapalucci was not listed as a patient at the hospital Sunday; the extent of his injuries could not be determined.

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