Woman stabs sister in head with chisel, cops say

ESCONDIDO, Calif. — A woman was stabbed in the head by her sister during a fight Monday at an apartment in Escondido, but was not seriously injured, police said.

The fight occurred about 5 p.m. at an apartment complex on East Grand Avenue, near North Ash Street, and during the altercation, one of the women grabbed a chisel and stabbed the other woman in the head, according to the Escondido Police Department.

The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury and the suspect was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said.

The ages and names of both women were not immediately disclosed.

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