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Police arrest Mesa man after ex-girlfriend is stabbed

Xavier Vincent Nixon, of Mesa, was arrested Saturday night and booked on charges of attempted second-degree murder after his 24-year-old ex-girlfriend was stabbed. (Source: Mesa Police Department) Xavier Vincent Nixon, of Mesa, was arrested Saturday night and booked on charges of attempted second-degree murder after his 24-year-old ex-girlfriend was stabbed. (Source: Mesa Police Department)
MESA, AZ (CBS5) -

Mesa police arrested a 24-year-old man for attempted murder in connection with the stabbing of a woman over the weekend.

Xavier Vincent Nixon, of Mesa, was arrested Saturday night and booked on charges of attempted second-degree murder after his 24-year-old ex-girlfriend was stabbed at 1050 S. Longmore in Mesa, said Mesa police Sgt. Chuck Trapani.

Nixon and the victim were arguing in her apartment about 1 a.m. Saturday when the stabbing occurred, Trapani said, though it was not known what the argument was about.

The woman was treated for multiple stab wounds at a Mesa hospital.

No other information was immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News as this story develops.

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