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UPDATE: Officers respond to the Old Town neighborhood in Portland on Saturday, April 27.

UPDATE: Police say the adult male suspect in this case has been taken to a hospital for treatment of a "pre-existing health condition."

"Charges are anticipated," officers say. "His name and charges will not be released until he is booked into jail."

Police say they recovered a knife and lodged it as evidence.

Read a previous update here:

Police say a man is in custody after officers began investigating a stabbing in downtown Portland.

Central Precinct officers responded to the 100 block of Northwest 6th Avenue in the city's Old Town neighborhod around 12:10 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, following reports that a woman had been stabbed in the foot.

"The victim was transported to a hospital and was determined to have non-life threatening injuries," officers say. "Responding officers detained a male suspect nearby."

Assault Detail detectives continue to investigate the injury caused by a knife.


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