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Woman hurt after stabbed in the back with screwdriver

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Posted at 10:03 PM, Nov 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-22 01:25:17-05

A 51-year-old woman was injured Monday evening when she was allegedly stabbed with a screwdriver.

Police said the incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. near Jackson Avenue and G Street, just south of Owens Avenue.

According to police, the woman got into an altercation with a 54-year-old man she knows. Police said the incident escalated when the suspect stabbed the woman in the back with a screwdriver.

The woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police found the man and took him into custody.

This is a developing story. Check back to 13 Action News for updates.