LAWRENCE (CBS) – A woman was stabbed several times by her girlfriend inside their apartment in Lawrence on Saturday morning before the building was set on fire, police said.
Officers and firefighters were called to the home at 638 Haverhill Street early Saturday morning.
According to police, Yohanna Estrella, 34, had stabbed the victim in the abdomen and set the couch on fire. The flames spread to the walls of the apartment building.
A neighbor told WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe that she heard screaming from the victim.
“She was screaming outside, ‘I’m stabbed, I’m stabbed,'” the neighbor said.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe reports