Elderly woman stabbed multiple times in Shreveport, suspect in custody

SHREVEPORT, La.— An elderly woman was injured Sunday night after being stabbed multiple times in Shreveport.

According to the Shreveport Police Department, around 5:30 p.m. officers responded to reports of an armed person on Abilene St. near Fairfield and Thornhill Avenues. When they arrived they found a woman suffering from numerous stab wounds and cuts to her face.

The woman was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives say the woman’s godson has been arrested in connection with the stabbing.

This stabbing is not related to the other shootings that happened over the weekend.