Suspect in Colorado Springs stabbing waited for victim to arrive before attacking her

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police responding to a report of a stabbing in the Sand Creek area of Colorado Springs on Saturday morning found a woman with a wound to her abdomen.

According to the Colorado Springs Police Department, 27-year-old Kaylan Bernal, the suspect in the case, waited in the 1100 block of Mazatlan Circle for the victim to arrive.

Police said a disturbance ensued before the stabbing but did not elaborate.

The identity of the victim has not been released. She was taken to a hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.

Officers found Bernal near her home a short time after the stabbing. She was arrested for attempted first-degree murder.

The stabbing remains under investigation.