Woman stabbed outside Deans Bridge store

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A woman is in critical condition after being stabbed outside Family Dollar on Deans Bridge Road around 7:15 p.m. Saturday.

According to Richmond County sheriff’s Sgt. Monica Belser, the 27-year-old was stabbed in a fight that resulted from a car accident that possibly occurred in a different location.

Police suspect the victim was the aggressor in the fight and that the other person acted in self-defense.

No further details are being released because it is an ongoing investigation.

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