Statesville woman arrested for stabbing man

Credit: Statesville Police Department

A woman was arrested for allegedly stabbing a man on Friday, according to the Statesville Police Department.

20-year-old Victoria Emani Dukes has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to seriously injure.

Around 8:30 a.m. officers responded to a stabbing at 1848 Simonton Rd. Upon arrival, officers found a 25-year-old man with an apparent stab wound.

Iredell County EMS took the victim to Baptist Hospital for treatment.

Following an investigation, officers took Dukes into custody at the scene. No bond was set at the time she was taken in front of the magistrate due to the domestic violence nature of the crime charged.

Her first court date set for Tuesday January 2, 2018.