(Photo Courtesy of the LaPorte Police Department)
A LaPorte woman was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a stabbing in the 100-half block of Kabelin Avenue. LaPorte Police report the victim informed officers he and the suspect, 24 year old Amber Whiteman, were discussing a family situation when Whiteman began making suicidal threats. The victim stated Whiteman grabbed the knife and cut herself, and when he attempted to grab the knife from her, she allegedly began swinging the knife back and forth towards him. Police report the victim sustained four-to-five lacerations and was transported to the hospital. Whiteman was located nearby and was also hospitalized and after her release was taken into police custody.