NORTH PHILADELPHIA - Police say they have taken someone into custody following a double stabbing in North Philadelphia.
The incident occurred on the 7000 block of Lynford Street around 11:20 a.m. Tuesday.
According to police, a 72-year-old man was stabbed three times in the left side of his neck. A 77-year-old woman was also stabbed twice in the face.
Both victims were taken to Jefferson-Torresdale Hospital by responding medics and listed in stable condition.
Police say one person was apprehended following the incident and a weapon was recovered.
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