Laurel woman charged for stabbing man in the leg

Laurel woman charged for stabbing man in the leg
Grace Allen. Source: Laurel Police Department.

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A woman was arrested over the weekend for stabbing a man in the leg.

Laurel Police Officers responded to a report of aggravated assault on Mississippi Avenue Friday night. According to Captain Tommy Cox, officers found a man suffering from a single stab wound to the leg.

Cox said the victim was transported by EMSERVE to South Central Regional Medical Center and then to Forrest General Hospital for treatment.

Grace Allen, 50, was taken into custody at the scene and charged with one count of Aggravated Assault. Her bond was set at $50,000 Saturday.

If you have information about this or any other case, please contact LPD at 601-399-4440 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-7867.