Sunday 24 May, 2020

West Bay woman due in court after stabbing incident

A West Bay woman charged after stabbing another woman in the street is due in court today.

Just before 2am early Saturday morning (May 4), emergency services responded to a report of a stabbing outside a take-away on Birch Tree Hill Road in West Bay.  Customers, two men and two women, had become involved in a row and it was reported that when one woman left and went to her car, the other woman followed her and  stabbed her in her hand.

Police arrived and arrested a West Bay woman, age 49, on suspicion of assault GBH. 

The victim was transported to hospital and underwent surgery the next day.

The suspect has been charged with Wounding with Intent and is due in court today (May 6).

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