Contact: Sgt. Joe Bernhard, Pubic Information Office
Columbia Police Department
On 05-17-13, officers responded to an unknown caller saying there was a stabbing in Douglas Park at around 2:25 P.M. Officers arrived around 90 seconds later and found no signs of an assault, disturbance, witnesses, or evidence of an assault.
At 2:46 p.m., officers were dispatched to University Hospital after a female stabbing victim arrived at the hospital's emergency room. The victim is a 60 years of age female. She reported being assaulted with a knife by a female acquaintance. She sustained non-life threatening injuries to her hand and neck. The investigation is on going. No arrest has been made.