Paducah woman arrested in connection to stabbing

Stabbing suspect arrested

PADUCAH, Ky. (KFVS) - A woman wanted in connection to a stabbing was arrested on Monday, June 22.

Heather M. Harp, 36, was arrested on a warrant charging her with second-degree assault.

Police say Harp was arrested just after 3 p.m. on Monday on Irvin Cobb drive near Broad Street. Detectives were on Paducah’s south side investigating another matter, and said a passer-by stopped and gave them her location.

Police were called just before 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 17 to a home on Ashbrook Avenue for a reported disturbance.

When they arrived, officers found a 45-year-old man with a stab wound to his back.

They were told that he had been stabbed by his girlfriend, Harp, during an argument.

The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Harp had fled the area before the officers arrived.

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