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Homeless woman in custody, charged with stabbing homeless man

Published On: Dec 24 2013 06:45:43 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 04 2013 10:56:32 PM EST

Police: Woman stabbed man behind Kmart


A homeless couple was involved in a domestic dispute Wednesday, and the man was stabbed, police said.

The incident happened around 12:30 p.m. in a wooded area behind the K-Mart store at 1502 S. Fourth St. in Allentown,

Police said the couple apparently lives behind the store.


The man suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was checked out by EMS; the woman was taken into custody, but police have not said whether charges were filed.

The names of those involved were not released.