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Woman charged with aggravated assault after stabbing woman with broken beer bottle

Victoria Cortez (Source: Odessa Police Department) Victoria Cortez (Source: Odessa Police Department)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

One woman is behind bars in Odessa following a stabbing on Sunday evening.

Victoria Cortez, 26, is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Odessa police were called to Medical Center Hospital in reference to a stab victim.

When officers arrived, they spoke with Breanna Fierro, 18, who had been stabbed in the neck with a broken beer bottle.

Police said an investigation lead them to the 800 block of W. Clements St.

According to the report, Fierro stated that after she got into an argument with Cortez, Cortez hit her several times with the broken beer bottle before leaving the scene in a white Kia.

Authorities said a vehicle matching Cortez' vehicle was located in West Odessa and Cortez was found in the vehicle.

Cortez was later arrested and taken to the Ector County Detention Center.

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