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Woman arrested after stabbing incident

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NISSWA — A 42-year-old Brainerd woman was arrested Thursday for allegedly stabbing a 24-year-old Nisswa man in the abdomen with a paring knife, Nisswa Police Chief Craig Taylor said.


It was reported that the woman allegedly stabbed Wayne Compton at his residence on Church Street in Nisswa, and then fled the scene. She was captured shortly after on a county road in Merrifield.

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