Sleeping woman stabbed multiple times in downtown PHX

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Woman stabbed in downtown Phoenix
Posted at 7:01 AM, Oct 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-08 19:29:13-04

PHOENIX — A woman is in serious condition at a hospital after being stabbed Friday morning in downtown Phoenix.

Officials with the Phoenix Police Department say the woman was sleeping around 4:30 a.m. when she was stabbed multiple times.

The stabbing happened at an address for the Cambria Hotel, near 3rd and Roosevelt streets, however Phoenix police says the hotel was not involved.

Police have taken 45-year-old Joshua Dumas into custody in relation to the stabbing.

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He is being charged with two counts of aggravated assault.