Stabbing in Maddox Cove sends man to hospital

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A man was taken to hospital Friday, following a serious assault in Maddox Cove.

At 5:15 p.m. Friday, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary was called out to a home in the community, where they discovered a man had been stabbed.

Police said he was taken to hospital to seek medical treatment for his injuries.

A woman was charged with assault with a weapon and being unlawfully in a residence. She was scheduled to appear in court Saturday.

It's not known what type of weapon was used in the assault.