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The Nitro Police Department arrested a suspect involved in a stabbing in Nitro, WV.

It happened at the 800 block of 8th Street just before 10:30 p.m. Thursday, March 27.

According to police, what started off as a family dispute resulted in a fight, in which a male suffered two stab wounds to the abdomen, and may have also hit his lung.

He was taken to a hospital with life threatening injuries.  The victim's name is not yet known.

The suspect, 55-year-old Robert Null, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding.

The Nitro Police Department are investigating.