Woman arrested in SE Topeka stabbing, victim expected to survive

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A woman was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with a stabbing in a home in Southeast Topeka.

Man seriously hurt after stabbing in Southeast Topeka.

Posted by KSNT News on Thursday, September 12, 2019

Tiffany A. Riley, 34, was arrested and booked into Shawnee County Department of Corrections for an aggravated battery charge.

Police responded to a call of a possible stabbing around 9:35 a.m. at 752 SE Ridgeview Dr. When they arrived, they found Michael Ortiz, 34, suffering from wounds received from a stabbing.

He was taken to the hospital with serious injuries but is expected to survive.

Topeka Police determined that Ortiz and Riley knew each other.

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