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Man Stabbed During Fight at Cincinnati Zoo

The zoo remained open and police say there's no danger to the public

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    Man Stabbed During Fight at Cincinnati Zoo
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    Flowers bloom outside the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. A man was stabbed at the zoo during a fight on July 29, 2017, authorities say.

    Authorities say a man suffered serious injuries after being stabbed at the Cincinnati Zoo during a fight.

    Zoo spokeswoman Michelle Curley says that a fight involving three men happened around 4 p.m. Saturday. She says the two other men left the zoo afterward.

    The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

    Police Sgt. Eric Franz tells WCPO-TV the man was cut on the throat.

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    Franz says police are working on getting descriptions of the other two men.

    The zoo has remained open. Police say there's no danger to the public.