PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A nurse at Jefferson Hospital was stabbed while trying to break up a domestic incident on Saturday night.READ MORE: 'There's A Lot Of Ghosts In Here': CBS3 Spends Evening In Believed-To-Be Haunted Neshaminy Creekside Inn
Authorities were called to the hospital on 11th Street, around 7 p.m.
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Police say a 42-year-old male nurse was stabbed once in the leg while attempting to stop a woman from stabbing her sick father.
The nurse is in stable condition and the woman’s 55-year-old father suffered a gash to the head from a soda can, say police.
The woman was apprehended.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Community Still Wants 'Real Justice' For Walter Wallace Jr. A Year After Fatal Police Shooting