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Good Samaritans detain man who stabbed ex-wife in Burbank

Police say a man and woman were engaged in a child custody exchange at Buena Vista Street and San Fernando Road on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, when he stabbed her.
November 21, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
Some Good Samaritans helped Burbank Police catch a man accused of stabbing his ex-wife Wednesday.

Police say the victim and her ex-husband were engaged in a child custody exchange at Buena Vista Street and San Fernando Road when things got heated.

Police say the man was armed with a gun and a knife and stabbed the woman in the stomach. As she got away, some Good Samaritans stepped in and detained the ex-husband.

The woman was hospitalized in stable condition.

The man was also taken to the hospital for head injuries he received while struggling with those Good Samaritans.


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