Man Charged in Hyannis Stabbing

PoliceHYANNIS – A stabbing in Hyannis last night sent a victim being treated at Cape Cod Hospital,

Barnstable Police arrested the alleged perpetrator a short time after the incident, which happened at about 9 o’clock.

Jason Lawson, 39, of Hyannis is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon, a knife.

Police said the stabbing was the  result of a dispute between Lawson and a neighbor who live in the same building at 164 Winter Street.

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Lawson is scheduled to be arraigned today.

No word on the condition of the victim, who made it to the hospital on his own.