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Dustin "Screech" Diamond Charged With Stabbing A Man On Christmas Day

Saved By The Bell Star arrested after bar fight. Police say a man was stabbed under the armpit, but that his injury is not serious.

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Dustin Diamond, the man who played Screech in the popular 90s TV show Saved by the Bell, was arrested yesterday morning after allegedly stabbing a man at a local bar in Wisconsin on Christmas day.

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According to the Ozaukee County Sheriff's Department, Diamond was charged with endangering safety, disorderly conduct and carrying a concealed weapon.

Police told ABC News that Diamond and his 27-year-old fiancee, Amanda Schutz – who live in Port Washington – were out at several bars when a fight was sparked between them, two men and a woman.

A man was stabbed under the armpit, but police say the injury was not serious.

Diamond is due to appear in Ozaukee County court on Friday afternoon. Bail was set at $10,000.

Rossalyn Warren is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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