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1 stabbed, 2 assaulted in Providence home invasion

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Two men were injured late Sunday night in a stabbing in Providence.

Police said they responded to a call at 90 Paul St. at about 11:30 p.m.

Police said Jaimie Vasquez Jr., 49, and Jaimie Vasquez Sr., 71, were taken to Rhode Island Hospital.

Police said the family told them that two men entered the house and confronted Vasquez Jr. and asked for money. Vasquez Sr. awoke and one of the suspects struck him in the head and another family member jumped in to help.

A fight broke out and the intruders fled.

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