Willoughby Hills Teenager Stabs Grandmother

Willoughby Hills, OH - A 13-year-old girl has been arrested for stabbing her grandmother in the back.

The stabbing took place around 7:40 p.m. Tuesday evening inside of their Bishop Park Apartment.

Police say 66-year-old Mary Kirkpatrick, the grandmother, and the 13-year-old girl were fighting when the teenager allegedly stabbed Grandma.

A neighbor called 9-1-1 and authorities found Kirkpatrick lying on the floor of her apartment, awake and bleeding.

The 13-year-old was taken into custody at the Lake County Juvenile Detention Center with charges pending.

Kirkpatrick was taken by medical helicopter to Akron General Hospital where she is listed in stable condition.

Kirkpatrick had custody of her granddaughter and lived together, but it is uncertain for how long.