By Steve Large

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A suspect has been arrested in the stabbing of a man who helped stop a suspected terrorist attack in Europe.

James Tran, 28, is accused of attempted murder in the Oct. 8 stabbing of Spencer Stone in Midtown Sacramento.

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“Today is a great day for our city and our organization,” said Sacramento Police Chief Sam Somers.

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Somers says Tran is the figure shown in surveillance video stabbing Stone multiple times in the back.

Somers says the altercation started over a dispute over cellphone video.

“People like to use cellphones, people like to catch people in different situations, and there was people in one party that videotaped somebody else,” he said.

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Tran’s Sacramento County criminal history includes 2008 charges for carrying a loaded firearm in a vehicle and drug possession. He served one year in a work furlough program and five years of probation.