PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating after they say a 50-year-old man was stabbed inside of a supermarket in Northeast Philadelphia.

It happened shortly before 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Pathmark store in the 800 block of Cottman Avenue.

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According to police, the man was stabbed twice in the face. He was taken to Jeanes Hospital in critical but stable condition.

Police say a man in his 40’s was arrested and a weapon was recovered.

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The incident remains under investigation.


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