French train attack hero stabbed in California: officials

October 8, 2015 5:37 PM

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LOS ANGELES - One of three Americans who recently helped thwart a terror attack on a packed train bound for Paris has been stabbed in his home state of California but is expected to survive, authorities said on Thursday.

A US Air Force spokesman confirmed that 23-year-old Airman Spencer Stone had been stabbed in Sacramento and taken to a local hospital. “He is in stable condition,” Lieutenant Colonel Chris Karns told AFP. “We are still trying to get the details.” Officer Traci Trapani, a spokeswoman for the Sacramen...

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