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Woman arrested after shooting, stabbing near Lake Worth

Posted at 8:31 AM, Oct 17, 2018

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said a woman was arrested overnight after a domestic-related shooting and stabbing Tuesday night near Lake Worth.

Deputies said they responded to a domestic dispute between a man and woman at 10:40 p.m. in the 2500 block of 10th Ave.

When law enforcement arrived, they found a woman with a gunshot wound to the leg and a man with lacerations from a knife wound.  

Both were transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

PBSO said they determined that the woman, identified as Alicia Figueroa, 29, of Boynton Beach was the aggressor. 

She was arrested and charged with aggravated battery and aggravated assault.