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New Orleans police arrested a 27-year-old man Wednesday and accused him of stabbing another man in the French Quarter.

Jason Daigneault was booked on one count of aggravated battery after authorities said he cut a 37-year-old man several times.

Police said the stabbing happened about 4 a.m. Wednesday near St. Ann and Bourbon streets. The victim was treated at the scene by EMS paramedics.