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(WASHINGTON) — Police in Washington, D.C., were searching for a suspect who stabbed five people inside a bar in the northwestern part of the city.

The stabbings happened at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon on Pennsylvania Avenue — about a mile from the White House — shortly after midnight Saturday, according to police. The restaurant remained closed Saturday afternoon.

The father of one of the victims told ABC News affiliate WJLA-TV that the victims grew up together and were at the bar celebrating a birthday.

The victims suffered serious injuries but were expected to be released from the hospital soon, police said.

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