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Nassau County man sentenced to 22 years in 2015 stabbing

Jason Powell, 39, convicted of 1st-degree attempted murder

Booking photo of Jason Powell.
Booking photo of Jason Powell.

NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. – A Nassau County man was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in a 2015 stabbing, the State Attorney's Office said.

Jason Powell, 39, was convicted last month of first-degree attempted murder and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

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Powell and the victim got into an argument at a Fernandina Beach bar in April 2015.

After the two left the bar, Powell drove to a parking lot where the victim was found and ran over him. Powell then got out of his truck and stabbed the victim in the throat.