OAKLAND -- A woman was in stable condition Tuesday morning after being stabbed repeatedly by her ex-boyfriend, police said.

The suspect was arrested at the scene. The stabbing happened about 7:10 a.m. at the intersection of 80th Avenue and International Boulevard.

Responding officers arrested the suspect at gunpoint and provided first aid to the woman until paramedics arrived.

Neither the names nor the ages of the victim or suspect were released.

Apparently the stabbing ended a verbal argument the two had gotten into.

Police said besides stabbing the woman, the man also beat her.

He was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.

The woman was being treated for her wounds at a hospital.

Contact Harry Harris at hharris@bayareanewsgroup.com. Follow him at Twitter.com/harryharris15.



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