ODESSA – One woman is behind bars after stabbing her ex-boyfriend on Sunday morning.
Odessa Police were called out to the 500 block of East 35th Street around 6 a.m. in reference to a disturbance.
As officers were responding to the scene, dispatch advised that 27-year-old Maria Gutierrez had just stabbed her son and the line disconnected. Dispatch also reported Gutierrez fled the scene.
When officers arrived, they found a 29-year-old Hispanic male that had been stabbed.
An investigation revealed that Gutierrez got into an argument with her ex-boyfriend and she stabbed him in the chest with a kitchen knife.
The victim was transported to Medical Center Hospital with serious bodily injury.
Other officers found Gutierrez at the Ponderosa Pines Apartments on North Dixie.