Pregnant Woman Is Stabbed

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

A 32-year-old woman who was several months pregnant was stabbed and wounded last night in a busy part of downtown Bethesda, police and fire officials said. The attack occurred just before 9 p.m. in the 4800 block of Hampden Lane.

The woman's wounds, in her torso, were not believed to be life-threatening, and she was in serious but stable condition at a hospital.

No motive for the attack was known.

-- Elissa Silverman

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