Eau Claire man stabbed at home after bar argument

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – An Eau Claire man has been charged after a stabbing over the weekend.

A criminal complaint was filed today against 63-year-old Dennis M. Smith. He’s being held on a $10,000 cash bond.

Authorities allege they arrived at a home on the 600 block of Wisconsin avenue just after 7 p.m. Saturday. There, they found an adult male who had suffered three stab wounds. The complaint says Smith got into an argument with the victim at a nearby bar then stabbed him when they returned home.

The victim was taken to an area hospital and Eau Claire police say he is expected to survive.

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