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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -- A man stabbed his girlfriend multiple times during an early-morning fight and then waited around for deputies to arrive, the sheriff s office said Friday.

It happened on Edgehill Drive near Beaumont Place around 1:30 a.m., according to the Harris County Sheriff s Office.

Deputies responded to reports of a stabbing and found a woman with multiple wounds, including at least one to her neck. She was sent to the hospital in serious but stable condition.

Deputies at the scene said the woman s boyfriend got into an argument with her, and he assaulted her with a knife.

He was still on the scene and was taken into custody without further incident, the sheriff s office said.

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