Police: Woman stabbed brother


Published: Monday, January 5, 2009 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 9:17 p.m.

REDDICK A woman accused of stabbing her brother in the stomach early Sunday was arrested on aggravated battery charges, Marion County Sheriff's Office reports state.

Yolanda Felicia Thomas, 25, was arrested in connection with the 3 a.m. stabbing of Malcolm J. Thomas at the home they share at 18265 NW 60th Ave.

Malcolm Thomas said he was attempting to break up a fight at their home when his sister "stabbed him, causing a minor laceration on his stomach approximately three inches long."

Malcolm Thomas declined medical treatment, the report states.

Meanwhile, Yolanda Thomas said she did have a fight with her brother but did not stab him.

Despite the claim, she was arrested and taken to the Marion County Jail.

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