Party at North Bergen church turns into knife fight

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A party at a North Bergen church turned into a melee Saturday when six young men were stabbed.

The pastor at Bethany Lutheran Church says the brawl broke out about 1 a.m. and spilled into the street where six people, ages 15 to 22, were stabbed multiple times. The victims are expected to recover, according to police. The pastor says his son threw the party, and says it will be the last one at the church.

Police are investigating the cause of the fight and want to speak to witnesses and victims.

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