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Two men are in the hospital suffering life threatening injuries after being stabbed by a teenage girl's angry father.
Police say a 16-year-old girl came home late last night from some type of gathering -- told her father she'd been sexually assaulted by a young man. According to officers, her father went to the man's house. What started as a discussion between the father, the man, and another relative ended in a stabbing.
36-year-old, alejandro ruiz was arrested in connection with the double stabbing. He's behind bars at the pima county jail facing multiple charges including two counts of aggravated assault with a dangerous instrument, two counts of aggravated assault with serious physical injury, and 1st degree burglary.