One man is in the hospital after being stabbed in the leg.
Erie Police responded to the scene of East 9th and State Street for a stabbing.
Calls for this stabbing came in just after 3 p.m. on Saturday. The stabbing took place just in front of Palace Center Apartments located at 915 State Street.
An argument broke out between a man and a woman in the ninth floor of the apartment. This is when the female stabbed the man in the lower leg causing a severe laseration.
Erie Police closed off a portion of the State Street sidewalk as there was blood on the ground at the scene.
Officers on scene put a tourniquet on the wound before the man was taken to the hospital. Police said that the wound was non life threatening.
A knife was taken by Erie Police, but it has not been confirmed if this was the knife used for this stabbing.
The female was taken into custody and is facing a number of charges including aggravated assault.
This is a developing story and we will have more information as it becomes available.
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