Woman facing charges in Cape Girardeau stabbing

Stabbing in Cape Girardeau injures one

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A woman is facing charges after a stabbing at a Cape Girardeau apartment.

Datoria G. Allen, 20, of Cape Girardeau, was charged with felony second-degree domestic assault and armed criminal action. She is being held on a $30,000 bond.

At 5:25 p.m. on Sunday, January 5, a man was stabbed near the apartments at 909 Hackberry Street.

According to Cape Girardeau officers, they responded to a report of a shooting. The caller saw the victim bleeding profusely from the arm, and assumed it was a shooting; however, the victim was stabbed with a knife.

He was taken to an area hospital by friends in their personal cars.

Police say the victim had a non-life-threatening wound to his left arm.

Officers found Datoria Allen at another apartment at Hackberry Street and arrested her.

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