Police arrest Suffolk woman accused of stabbing man in torso

Posted at 11:09 AM, Mar 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-25 11:14:58-04

Sonya Stevenson – arrested on charges of Aggravated Malicious Wounding and Shoot, Cut, Stab or Wound.

SUFFOLK, Va. – Sonya Stevenson, 36, has been arrested after a 41-year-old man was stabbed in the torso.

Police responded to the incident late Friday evening at a home in 300 Pleasant Street.

A call came in just before 11:30 p.m. about a man who had been stabbed in the torso. The victim received emergency treatment at the scene before being airlifted by a helicopter to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

Police say Stevenson knew the victim. She was arrested on charges of aggravated malicious wounding and shoot, cut, stab or wound.

She is being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.