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Police: Man allegedly stabbed by girlfriend's family after assaulting her

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Police responded to the scene of a domestic altercation at the 4200 block of Maffitt Avenue in The Ville neighborhood around noon on Tuesday.

The victim, a 28-year-old woman, told police that she was allegedly physically assaulted by her boyfriend, 31. He then fled the residence, but was found an hour later in the yard of the same residence suffering from stab wounds to the arm, leg and back. The suspect stated that he returned to the residence, when a family member of the victim stabbed him. 

The boyfriend was taken to a hospital where he was listed in critical, but stable condition.

Police said they are searching for the suspect in the stabbing.

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