Woman seriously injured in Portsmouth stabbing

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Joe Fisher/WAVY Photo

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – A woman was seriously injured in a stabbing Thursday at the London Oaks Apartments in Portsmouth.

Dispatch received a call at 9:11 p.m. for a reported stabbing in the 2600 block of High Street.

Detective Misty Holley with Portsmouth police said the woman’s injuries are serious, but do not appear to be life-threatening. She was taken to a local hospital.

Holley says a man stabbed the woman. He was taken into custody and charges are pending.

Stay tuned to WAVY.com for updates on this developing story.