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PPB: Woman apparently stabbed man in Lloyd district

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police say a woman apparently stabbed a man near a Starbucks in the Lloyd District.

It happened just after 3 a.m. Monday morning on Northeast Multnomah near Northeast Third.

Arriving officers found a man and woman nearby behind the Starbucks at Northeast Martin Luther King Boulevard near Hassalo Street.

Police said the stabbing happened in a stairwell of the Convention Center Plaza.

Officers said the man and woman know each other.

They were less than cooperative and appeared to be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, according to police.

Police also said they found evidence of illegal drug use.

Crews took the man to a hospital; he's expected to recover.

Officers took the woman to the Northeast precinct.

Domestic Violence Reduction detectives are investigating.

They had not released the names of either person as of Monday morning.

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