Deputies arrest 18-year-old woman in north Spokane stabbing

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a female suspect following a stabbing at a north Spokane apartment Wednesday morning.

The suspect, identified as 18-year-old Kelsie J. Aitken, was booked into Spokane County Jail for second-degree assault and first-degree robbery.

Deputies say Aitken and the victim were involved in an argument inside her apartment, where she demanded the victim’s car keys and stabbed him in the arm.

Deputies located Aitken at her apartment and arrested her without incident Thursday morning.

Two other men, 21-year-old Johnathon Hotchkiss and 20-year-old Bryden Aiken, were also arrested at the apartment for unrelated warrants.

The stabbing originally occurred at the 12300 block of North Fairwood Drive.

This investigation is still active.

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