Mother, 2 daughters were killed inside Watts family home in Frederick, prosecutors say

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

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

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.

AlertMe