UPDATE: Fayetteville stabbing suspect arrested

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UPDATE: A man who stabbed a woman in Fayetteville was arrested on Wednesday night.

Levi Land, 38, was arrested and booked into Washington County Detention Center.

Land is facing charges of rape and first-degree battery. He is being held on a $500,000 bond.

Original Story

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — Police are searching for a man who reportedly stabbed a woman and fled from police.

Levi Land is accused of stabbing a woman shortly before 11:30 a.m. and running away from the scene. The stabbing happened Tuesday, Oct. 29 at a residence, 524 S. Gabbard Drive in Fayetteville.

The unidentified woman was taken to a local hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

Police found Land driving in Madison County, but he fled from officers. He abandoned the vehicle on the side of a county road.

Authorities have yet to describe physical details about Land. They haven’t released his photo.

This is a developing story.

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