Woman arrested after stabbing in Asheville, police say


Nyshia Larose Wiggins

ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Police say a woman accused of stabbing a man at an apartment in Asheville has been arrested.

According to a police department news release, officers responded to a report of stabbing at Pisgah View Apartments at around 1 p.m. on Sunday.

When they arrived on-scene, they found a man suffering from non life-threatening stab wounds.

Nyshia Larose Wiggins, 22, of Ashevile, is charged assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill and inflict serious injury.

According to the release, Wiggins also has three additional open warrants for failure to appear on charges unrelated to this incident.

Asheville Police said Wiggins was found and taken into custody Tuesday afternoon.

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