PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A man was arrested Wednesday morning for a double stabbing that left a 37-year-old woman and a 5-year-old girl in critical condition.
Philadelphia police say that Sean Tucker, 28, is facing a series of charges including attempted murder and aggravated assault.
Tucker is the woman's ex-boyfriend, according to police.
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The incident took place Monday night just after 7:30 p.m.
Police responded to the 1800 block of North 20th Street for reports of a person with a weapon.
As officers arrived on the scene, two victims were found on the ground suffering multiple stab wounds.
The woman was taken to Temple University Hospital.
The 5-year-old girl was transported to St. Christopher's Hospital.
Police have not released the identities of the victims.