May 1, 2014 1:17 pm

Stabbing sends woman to ICU at Prince Albert hospital

A woman is facing charges after another woman was stabbed in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

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PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. – One woman is in custody and another in hospital after a stabbing in Prince Albert, Sask. Wednesday evening.

Police were called to the 400-block of 9th Street East around 9:20 p.m. for a weapons complaint.

Arriving officers found a 24-year-old woman suffering from stab wounds to her back.

She was taken to Victoria Union Hospital where she is being treated in the intensive care unit.

While they were on the scene, police received another weapons complaint at a residence in the 900-block of 3rd Avenue East where a woman armed with a knife stated she had just stabbed someone.

Officers arrested a 29-year-old woman who is now facing numerous charges. Her name has not been released.

Police continue to investigate and believe the stabbing was not a random act.

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