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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, September 16th, 2003 / 05:40 PM
SUBJECT:UPDATE Domestic Stabbing @ 104 Jay Street

We are now able to identify the couple involved in a violent domestic argument last night in their apartment (3D) at 104 Jay Street that resulted in both of them being stabbed with a 7-inch kitchen knife.

Willie Mae Nobles, 56, sustained a single stab wound to her neck. She was treated at Albany Medical Center and released earlier today. Richard Archer, 56, sustained a single stab wound to his abdomen. He is still being treated at Albany Medical Center. His wound is not considered to be life threatening.

The incident began with a verbal argument about dinner and then escalated. Nobles and Archer were intoxicated.

The investigation is continuing.

No other information is available at this time.