Arrest made after man stabbed in Evansville


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Police in Evansville say they made an arrest after a man was stabbed Friday night.

Officers were sent to the 4400 block of Washington Avenue after someone called 911 saying there was a man in front of the apartment that had been stabbed.

Police say the victim told them 38-year-old Terra Stephens was the one that stabbed him.

Police say they found several knives in her apartment and there was blood on the floor.

At EPD headquarters, police say Stephens said she accidentally stabbed the victim while trying to get him out of the apartment. According to a police report, she then later told police she stabbed him in self-defense.

She was arrested and charged with battery with a deadly weapon.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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