Laurel woman stabbed, teen taken into custody

Laurel woman stabbed, teen taken into custody

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel woman was stabbed Sunday, and a teenager was taken into custody in connection with the incident.

The incident occurred off of 15th avenue and Lee Street, according to LPD.

Officers were dispatched to South Central Regional Medical Center in reference to an aggravated assault.

The victim received treatment for her injuries and remains hospitalized.

After further investigation, it was determined that a 17-year-old female was identified as the suspect.

Due to the suspect being a minor, LPD will not be releasing a name or mugshot.

The suspect is being housed in the Jones County Jail.