EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — One woman was injured and another was sent to jail after an argument became violent over the weekend.

Sunday evening, officers were dispatched to a home on Margybeth Avenue in the southeast side of Evansville.

An Evansville Police officer on scene tells Eyewitness News the crime happened after two sisters got into a heated argument. One of the sisters, later identified as 59-year-old Melody Choate, allegedly stabbed her sibling in the shoulder.

MELODY DAWN CHOATE (Courtesy: Vanderburgh Co. Jail)

According to an arrest affidavit, Choate stabbed the victim after they disagreed upon the temperature of the thermostat.

The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, officers say. An Indiana State Police trooper was also on scene.