Man arrested for assault after stabbing


A 53-year-old Elma man was arrested for domestic violence assault early Tuesday morning after allegedly stabbing a 44-year-old woman in the stomach.

Deputies responded to the report of a stabbing at a mobile home park on Murray Place in Elma at about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday. The woman was eventually transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Her injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. The suspect was located and arrested by Sheriff’s deputies and booked into the Grays Harbor County Jail on charges of domestic violence assault.

The investigation is ongoing.