One injured in Lansing stabbing incident

Posted at 7:40 AM, Jul 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-11 07:40:54-04

A Lansing woman is behind bars after allegedly stabbing her neighbor.

It happened on South Washington Ave. near Mount Hope Rd. around 8:00 p.m. Sunday night. 

Police say the 56-year-old suspect stabbed her neighbor and locked herself inside her house.

A canine team and negotiator were called to the scene. 

Officers eventually entered her home and took her into custody. 

The victim, a 27-year-old Lansing woman, suffered only minor injuries. 

The suspect, who's name has not been released, has been charged with assault.