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Nanaimo Mounties investigate stabbing

Mounties are investigating a stabbing at an apartment complex in Nanaimo's Harewood district over the weekend.

Police responded to a complaint of a female with stab wounds at King Arthur's Court, 564 Fifth St., shortly before 7 p.m. Friday.

One woman was arrested at the scene for the stabbing.

The stabbing victim was expected to stay at Nanaimo General Hospital overnight and released Saturday. Police have not released information about the nature or extent of her injuries.

The suspect arrested for the stabbing has been released from custody and police are continuing their investigation into the circumstances leading up to the assault.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.

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