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Former Wayne County Resident Fatally Stabbed in Scranton

By Margaret Allen
A former Wayne County man was the victim of a fatal stabbing in Scranton this week. 31 year old George Shencavitz died Wednesday night after allegedly being stabbed by 40 year old Eileen Dougherty of Scranton. The incident occurred at their Scranton area home following a reported fight between the two. Dougherty was on house arrest from a previous case charged along with another woman for abusing a special needs care dependent person. Shencavits, a Hawley and Scranton area business owner, was formally from Damascus.