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Woman stabbed over the weekend near Gaston

Gaston, SC (Paul Kirby) A man has been arrested after he allegedly stabbed a woman near Gaston over the weekend.

According to Captain Adam Myrick of the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of Pound Road about 11:30 Sunday night in response to a stabbing. Pound Road is close to the intersection of Hwy 321 south and Busbee Road.

Myrick continued by saying, "Based on our investigation, a woman was stabbed in the lower body after an argument with a man. She was transported by EMS to a hospital for treatment of a stab wound. She is expected to recover."

John Wise Jr., 31, of Gaston, has been arrested and charged with two counts of first degree assault. He’s being held in the Lexington County Detention Center after a judge set his bond at $160,000. The investigation into this incident is ongoing

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