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CENTRAL CITY MAN STABBED DURING ROBBERY ATTEMPT

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Three people entered a Central City home Wednesday morning and stabbed a man who was sleeping on a couch, Salt Lake police reported.

The man, 28, said three people entered his home through an unlocked door about 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, held him down and asked where his money was. When the man told them he didn't have any, the suspects took his wallet from his pants pocket and began to hit him in the face, a police report states.During the assault, the man was stabbed twice in the chest and once in the left leg. His nose was also broken.

The victim told police he had never seen two of the suspects, but had met one suspect - a woman - at a dance. The man was treated at LDS Hospital and later released.