Tuesday, February 23, 2021 5:08 PM EST
By The Associated Press, AP
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a doctor was stabbed in the face and head by a person she was treating at a Philadelphia hospital. Police reported the stabbing at Pennsylvania Hospital in Center City shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday. Officials say the doctor was in stable condition with multiple wounds to the face and head. A suspect was arrested and a weapon was recovered, police said. There was no immediate word on the circumstances of the stabbing. The hospital said in a statement that no other patients or staff were endangered, and operations continue as usual; officials say they are cooperating with law enforcement in their investigation.