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La Quinta man accused of stabbing man in Coachella

Published On: Jan 17 2013 08:09:34 AM CST
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COACHELLA, Calif. -

A La Quinta man was behind bars today on suspicion of  stabbing another man in the back during a fight in Coachella.

      Sean Edward Patton, 22, was arrested Wednesday in connection with the  attack that occurred about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday in a home in the 84700 block of  Avenue 52, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department. What  triggered the fight was not disclosed.

      The victim, who was treated at Desert Regional Medical Center, should  recover, according to deputies.

      Patton was booked at the county jail in Indio, where he was being held  in lieu of $35,000 bail. He was expected to be arraigned Friday at the Larson  Justice Center in Indio, according to jail records.