Woman arrested from Tuesday morning stabbing in Rockford

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 29-year-old woman was taken into custody after allegedly stabbing another woman in her home Tuesday morning.

Officers responded to a call in connection to a stabbing at 10 a.m. on 900 block of Ridge Ave. Police say the victim suffered minor injuries from the stabbing in her home.

Police say the suspect, Queciena Merriweather, was in an argument with the victim before she was reportedly stabbed. Merriweather was charge with aggravated battery with a knife after she was arrested around the scene.

Merriweather was taken to Winnebago County Jail. She is considered innocent unless proven guilty by the court of law.