PATCHOGUE - Cops say a Patchogue man is accused of stabbing a bouncer in the back.

Police say the bouncer, Hadyetou Diaby, was escorting an intoxicated man out of ?Pueblo Viejo? on East Main Street in Patchogue early this morning.

Cops tell News 12 Long Island that a friend of the man being tossed out of the establishment stabbed Diaby. The 27-year-old bouncer suffered non-life threatening injuries. Marcelino Benavides-Bonilla, 50, was arrested and is facing assault charges today.