ABILENE, Texas -

A stabbing sent one woman to the hospital and put another woman behind bars Monday morning.

Abilene police and city marshals responded to the incident at a home in the 2000 block of Mockingbird Lane just before 9 a.m. Officers on scene told KTXS it was a family violence incident and the victim suffered non-life threatening injuries, but they did not elaborate further.

The alleged assailant was handcuffed and placed in the back of a patrol car and the victim could be seen holding a bloody towel around her neck as she walked to the ambulance.