NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Portsmouth resident was charged after a woman was stabbed in the leg Wednesday night during a domestic assault on the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel.
Virginia State Police say Rachquel Ricks was arrested and charged with malicious wounding.
Sgt. Michelle Anaya said troopers responded to a call about a fight around 8:45 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 664, near the south island of the tunnel.
Troopers arrived to find a woman who had been stabbed in the lower leg. She was taken to Riverside Hospital, with no details released on the severity of her injury.
Anaya says the incident was a domestic assault.
The case is under investigation and no further details are available at this time.
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