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Stabbing on Mockingbird Lane sends one to hospital

Published On: May 06 2014 10:07:14 AM CDT   Updated On: May 07 2014 07:37:07 AM CDT
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ABILENE, Texas -

A stabbing sent one woman to the hospital and put another woman behind bars Monday morning.

Abilene police and city marshals responded to the incident at a home in the 2000 block of Mockingbird Lane just before 9 a.m. Officers on scene told KTXS it was a family violence incident and the victim suffered non-life threatening injuries, but they did not elaborate further.

The alleged assailant was handcuffed and placed in the back of a patrol car and the victim could be seen holding a bloody towel around her neck as she walked to the ambulance.