Woman Arrested for Slashing Another With a Knife Today
According to Lt. Ken Swithenbank of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, this morning there was an assault with a knife in McKinleyville. The victim called 911 at approximately 7:53 a.m. reporting that she had a knife injury caused by a female suspect who had fled the scene with a male.
Law enforcement later contacted the male suspect at his residence, Swithenbank said. The suspect told the officers that the female suspect was at the hospital. However, Swithenbank said, “[The woman suspect] was located hiding in the house.” She was arrested.