2 stabbed in domestic altercation in Lumberton

2 stabbed in domestic altercation in Lumberton
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LUMBERTON, MS (WDAM) - Lumberton Police are investigating a double stabbing that happened Tuesday afternoon.

"A man and woman were each stabbed in an apparent domestic situation at 1000 Magnolia Street," Lumberton Police Chief Elsie Cowart said.

Officers responded to the scene just after 4 p.m., according to Cowart.

"When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple stab wounds, and the woman had a stab wound to the hand," Cowart said.

The man was airlifted by Rescue 7 in critical condition, and the woman was transported by Lifeguard ground ambulance to Forrest General Hospital.

Charges have not been decided at this time, and the investigation is still ongoing.