Laurel woman suspected of stabbing another woman Saturday morning

Laurel woman suspected of stabbing another woman Saturday morning

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel woman has been jailed and is awaiting formal charges in connection with the stabbing of another woman early Saturday morning.

Officers arrested 54-year-old Deborah Ann Nix around 1 a.m. after an alleged altercation with another woman at an apartment on S. 4th Avenue.

Police say the victim was transported to the hospital with a stab wound to the chest.  At last report, she was in stable condition.

Charges are expected to be filed Monday. Nix should also make her first appearance in court that day.