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Details emerge in Fillmore stabbing, investigation continues

While an investigation continues into a stabbing in Fillmore on Friday, the Putnam County Sheriff's Department is releasing a few details. 


According to the Putnam County Sheriff's Department, a woman was stabbed during an altercation in the backyard of a residence located across from the Hoosier Market, 401 North Main Street. 


The victim has been identified as Cathy Weddle, and she was airlifted to a hospital with knife injuries that are not believed to be life threatening, officials said. 


"Detectives are still putting the pieces together and gathering further witnesses and those involved with the incident," Detective Captain Doug Nally told The Putnam County Post. 


Nally said individuals involved in the altercation will be named once the investigation is complete. 


"The investigation is ongoing and all information will be turned over to the Putnam County Prosecutor, Tim Bookwalter, once it is complete to determine if any charges will be filed from the incident," he said.





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