Police arrest woman over stabbing – Taperoo, South Australia

A woman has been arrested and a man has been rushed to the Royal Adelaide Hospital after he was allegedly stabbed in the chest at Taperoo tonight.

Just after 7pm on Thursday 18 July, police and ambulance officers were called to a block of units on Lawhill Court, after reports a man had been stabbed.

On arrival, the victim a 25-year-old man was treated for a single stab wound to the chest. He was rushed to the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a serious condition.

Police investigating the incident, arrested a 22-year-old woman from Taperoo at the scene.

The incident is not considered random with the man and woman known to each other.

The woman is expected to be charged with attempt murder and will appear in the Port Adelaide Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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