Knife Fight in Des Moines Sends One Woman to Hospital, the other to SCORE
A knife fight ended up with one woman in the hospital and another in the SCORE jail early Monday morning.
Police say that around 1:16 a.m. Monday, officers from the Des Moines Police Department responded to the 21600 block of 28 Ave South with King County Sheriff’s Office on reports of a fight in progress.
When Officers arrived they located a 24-year old female victim who had been stabbed three times.
The 19-year old female suspect was identified at the scene and taken into custody without incident.
Officers determined the 24-year old Victim and 19-year old Suspect were in a former domestic relationship when they met and an argument led to an altercation involving a stabbing.
The 24-year old Victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The 19-year old Suspect was booked into SCORE – South Correctional Entity – for Investigation Assault 1.
Des Moines Police Detectives are investigating the incident to determine what lead to the altercation and stabbing.