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Police: Woman stabbed man multiple times in chest

January 22, 2019

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police in Pittsfield, Massachusetts say a woman stabbed a man in the chest multiple times, just a day after the city’s first homicide of the year.

Police say the 34-year-old victim was found Monday morning with multiple stab wounds on a city street.

The Berkshire Eagle reports the victim is currently in stable condition at an area hospital. No name was released.

Police say they arrested 27-year-old Nakesha Peltier-Tarrance after a brief investigation.

Peltier-Tarrance is being held on $10,000 bail, and likely will be arraigned Tuesday. She faces an assault and battery charge.

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Information from: The Berkshire (Mass.) Eagle, http://www.berkshireeagle.com