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Man arrested after woman stabbed in Lisburn

A 27-year-old man is being held by police after a woman was stabbed in Lisburn
Marie Louise McConville

A 27-year-old man has been questioned after a woman was stabbed in Lisburn.

Police said the incident took place in the Iniscarn Close area of the city shortly after 4am today.

A 27-year-old woman was taken to hospital with injuries which are "not believed to be life-threatening".

The man was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, criminal damage and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

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