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Arrest made in Tuesday's throat slashing

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LAWTON,Okla._ A man accused of cutting his girlfriend's throat Tuesday morning was arrested at a Lawton motel Thursday night.

Lawton police assisted U.S. Marshals in the arrest.  Elliot Gaines was taken into custody around 9:30 p.m. at the Budget Inn motel on 14th and NW Cache Rd without incident.

U.S. Marshals were seen actively searching for the suspect Thursday afternoon.

Elliot was accused of cutting his girlfriend's throat at a home Tuesday, on NW 16th and Lindy St.

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