UPDATE: Woman in custody after stabbing boyfriend in Olive Garden parking lot

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UPDATE: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, 3:20 p.m.

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Wichita Falls police officers have one in custody after responding to an alleged stabbing at Olive Garden Wednesday afternoon.

Dispatch provided a description of the suspect and advised that she was last seen walking north on Kemp toward the old Golden Corral building.

Officers found Stephanie Wiggs, 56, on a median in that area and detained her. 

Wiggs and the victim, her boyfriend, had gotten into an argument at the Shoe Carnival over some boots. The argument continued over into the area of Olive Garden where Wiggs pulled out a knife and stabbed him in the throat. 

The victim went inside Olive Garden for help and the suspect took off walking northbound down Kemp Boulevard.

The victim was transported to the hospital for his injuries which appear to be non-life threatening at this time.

Wiggs was arrested for aggravated assault family violence and transported to jail.


WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Wichita Falls police officers have one in custody after responding to an alleged stabbing at Olive Garden Wednesday afternoon.

Officers responded to a call just before 1 p.m. Wednesday in the 3900 block of Kemp Boulevard.

Wichita Falls police officers have one in custody after responding to an alleged stabbing at Olive Garden Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020.

First responders treated a male victim in the parking lot with non-life-threatening injuries, and officials found the weapon underneath an SUV in the parking lot.

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