PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A doctor was stabbed in the face and head by a person she was treating at a Philadelphia hospital, authorities said.

Police reported the stabbing at Pennsylvania Hospital in Center City shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Officials say the doctor was in stable condition with multiple wounds to the face and head.

A suspect was arrested and a weapon was recovered, police said. There was no immediate word on the circumstances of the stabbing.

A hospital representative said no information could be released due to patient privacy laws.

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