Charges reduced against University of Hartford double stabbing suspect

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There is new information about a double stabbing at the University of Hartford.

Charges against the suspect have been reduced.

21-year-old Jake Wascher is now charged with first-degree assault.

Related Content: 2 University of Hartford students stabbed while acting out movie scene for group project

He had been charged with attempted murder.

Police said he stabbed two students on campus last month.

Wascher claimed he was rehearsing a scene from a movie.

Students said he was working on a group project for drama class.

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