DUNKIRK – A 34-year-old Dunkirk woman is behind bars after allegedly stabbing a woman in the throat overnight.
Around 12:20 a.m. Thursday City of Dunkirk Police officers responded to an address on Webster Street for the reported crime.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a victim with a laceration to her neck.
The victim was transported by Dunkirk Fire to Brooks Memorial Hospital for treatment of her injuries.
Following an investigation, police said Shauna Moreland stabbed the woman with a knife.
Moreland was charged with felony assault and criminal possession of a weapon. She was held and awaiting arraignment.