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Deputies: Homeless man charged in Seffner attempted murder after fight

SEFFNER — A homeless man was arrested Sunday night after stabbing another person in the neck with a knife, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

Jason Lee Yohn, 35, faces a charge of attempted first-degree murder. He was being held without bail Tuesday afternoon in the Hillsborough County Jail.

The victim was identified as Santiago Ramos Jr., 41. Ramos was being treated at Tampa General Hospital for non life-threatening injuries, deputies said.

The stabbing came after an earlier fight, authorities said. The incident occurred about 10:20 p.m. at 12008 E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Yohn told deputies that he wanted to kill the victim, according to an arrest affidavit.

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