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A 78-year-old woman was stabbed early Friday morning, according to Penticton RCMP.

At approximately 7:45, police responded to a call of a violent person in the 3300 block of Skaha Lake Road.

The woman was transported to hospital with non-life threatning injuries, and a 77-year-old male has been taken into custody.

Police have determined there is no further risk to the public, and are investigating the matter further.

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