Police: Woman found stabbed at Newburgh fire

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A woman was found stabbed at a fire in Newburgh overnight.

Police say when they arrived to the building on Dubois Street, there was smoke on the second floor hallway.

Officers say several witnesses approached them saying a woman had been stabbed.

They say they found a 47-year-old woman on the rear fire escape with several stab wounds to her abdomen and arms.
Police say the victim was taken to the hospital, was treated and is listed in serious condition.

It is unknown yet how the stabbing and the fire are related.    

Anyone with information is asked to call police (845) 561-3131.

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