Providence police investigate stabbing

By Stephanie Vargas

Providence police are investigating after a female was stabbed in the leg Sunday morning.

Police say an 18 year old female was punched in the face and stabbed in the leg shortly before 1:25 p.m. by a man on 143 Atwells Avenue. She was taken to Rhode Island Hospital for the minor stab wound.

The man who allegedly stabbed her was identified as a 25 year old Pawtucket man but has not been located yet.

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