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Port Arthur robbery suspect stabbed
PORT ARTHUR - An attempted purse snatching in Port Arthur ended in a stabbing Saturday afternoon.
Port Arthur police say the incident at about 3 p.m. in the 2700 block of 15th Street.
Authorities say a man trying to steal a woman's purse was stabbed by a family member trying to help the woman.
The suspect was taken to the hospital for treatment and released.
He was then arrested and taken to the Jefferson County Jail charged with robbery.