Woman in custody after afternoon stabbing

Woman in custody after afternoon stabbing

Sioux City police are investigating a stabbing that happened on the 1300 block of Pierce St. this afternoon.

The victim, 75-year-old William Bauerly, flagged down police saying he had been stabbed.

Bauerly told police he was stabbed in the side by a woman who was a passenger in his car.

The car was parked outside the Kum N Go.

The woman fled the scene and was found about 10 minutes later hiding under a car about a half block away.

The woman, 24-year-old Brittany Lapora, has been charged with Willful Injury.

Police say Bauerly was taken to Mercy for treatment of his non-life threatening injury.

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