By: KDKA-TV News Staff

STOWE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A woman was taken to the hospital in critical condition after she had been stabbed in Stowe Township just after midnight.

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Police were patrolling Broadway Avenue when they came across a 29-year-old woman who had been stabbed multiple times.

She was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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Police were able to learn that the stabbing took place in the 700 block of Dohrman Street.

County police took a 31-year-old Christopher Wiley into custody on Ridge Way just before 2:00 a.m.

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He is facing charges of criminal attempted homicide and aggravated assault.