Jefferson City Woman Stabbed With Steak Knife
JEFFERSON CITY - Police have a woman in custody after 20-year-old was stabbed with a large steak knife early Saturday morning on Elm Street. Police said the female victim, a Jefferson City resident, had been struck several times then stabbed in the back with a knife after the suspect broke into her apartment. The suspect left before police arrived.
The police report said further investigation shows the suspect lived a short distance away from the victim's apartment, and found and took the suspect into custody.
Police arrested 28-year-old Candice Richardson for first degree burglary, second degree assault, and armed criminal action.
The victim was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.