Woman hospitalized after being stabbed in apartment on West Side, police say

Incident occurred just before 2 a.m. in 5500 block of West Commerce St.

West Commerce cutting image. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are investigating after a woman was stabbed on the city’s West Side early Friday morning.

Officers were called just before 2 a.m. to the 5500 block of West Commerce Street, not far from Southwest 36th Street and old Highway 90 after receiving word of a person wounded.

According to police, a woman in her 20s was taken to the hospita after being stabbed by her boyfriend in the kidneys.

Police said they do not know exactly what led up to the stabbing, but the victim told officers he stabbed her inside the apartment and then fled scene. He has not been found.

The woman was taken by ambulance to an area hospital in serious, but stable condition.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all responded to the call.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.

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