Main Street stabbing sparked by argument: police
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WINNIPEG -- A stabbing that sent a man to hospital on Thursday was started by a verbal disagreement, according to police.
Winnipeg Police Service was called to a hotel in the 600 block of Main Street at 11:10 p.m. Thursday after receiving reports about a man that had been stabbed.
Police said officers found an injured 48-year-old man inside a suite. He was taken to hospital in unstable condition and was later upgraded to stable condition.
A woman was also taken into custody.
Police said the investigation is ongoing but believe the two knew each other and a verbal argument escalated into the stabbing.
Cindy Jean Anderson, 46, from Winnipeg, has been charged with assault with a weapon.
She has been detained in custody. No charges have been proven in court.