Patient allegedly stabs doctor at Woodbridge health center

A dentist is recovering tonight after being stabbed by a patient.

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- A doctor was stabbed by a patient during an altercation at a health center in Woodbridge Tuesday morning, Prince William County police said. 

The incident happened around 8:52 a.m. after a possible fight broke out at the Prince William Community Health Center located at 4379 Ridgewood Center Drive. 

Police originally received reports of shots being fired, however later learned that a stabbing had happened. 

A patient stabbed a doctor, police said. The doctor has non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital. 

Authorities have the suspect in custody. 

 

 


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