Woman arrested after allegedly stabbing man in Northeast El Paso
POSTED: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:17pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 28, 2014 - 1:57pm
EL PASO (KTSM) — El Paso Police have arrested a 36-year-old woman who investigators say stabbed a man at a home in Northeast El Paso early on Saturday morning.
Emergency crews were called to the 4900 block of Royal Drive around 6:30 a.m.
Police said Jennifer Amaya was involved in a fight with a 36-year-old man. They said the incident escalated to the point that she used a knife to stab the man twice in the chest and once in the lower left side of his stomach.
Amaya was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Her bond was set at $7,500.
The victim was taken to University Medical Center for treatment. Police have not released his identity.