August 11, 2018 4:09 pm

Woman charged with attempted murder following stabbing in Liverpool

The woman has been charged with attempted murder.

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A 32-year-old woman has been charged with attempted murder after a 48-year-old man was stabbed in Liverpool, N.S., early Friday morning.

Nova Scotia RCMP say officers were called to the home on Church Street just before 12:30 a.m.

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Officers arrived to find that the man sustained non-life-threatening injuries after he was stabbed.

He was sent to the South Shore Regional Hospital in Bridgewater for treatment.

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The woman was arrested at a nearby home and taken into custody, according to police. She remains behinds bars and is scheduled to appear in court Monday to face charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault and possession of weapon dangerous to the public peace.

The RCMP’s major crimes unit is investigating the matter.

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