Shreveport woman jailed after stabbing man in head with fork

Published: Jul. 15, 2012 at 9:48 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2012 at 9:50 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport Police have arrested a woman they say stabbed a man in the head with a fork.

Police say Melvin Demming, 24, suffered non-life threatening injuries during a domestic dispute about 3:50 p.m. Sunday at a house in the 1800 block of Rainwater Street.

Demming was in a dispute with Cierra Blackburn, 21, at the house when police say Blackburn picked up a fork and attacked Demming with it. Demming suffered a cut to his head and was taken by private auto to LSU Health.

Officers arrested Blackburn and booked her on one count of aggravated battery.

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