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A 43-year-old woman was stabbed several times early Monday morning when she and her boyfriend were walking to their car a block off Canal Street.

According to New Orleans police, around 4:30 a.m. the couple was approached by a group of 4-6 men and women who started fighting them near the intersection of Iberville and Crozat streets. The woman was stabbed several times and taken to an area hospital.

No other details were provided.