On January 24, 2016 Alexandria police arrested Tyrah M. Burgess of Alexandria, and charged her with:
1 Count – Aggravated Second Degree Battery
On January 22, 2016 A.P.D. officers were dispatched to a local hospital in reference to an investigation. Upon arrival, officers spoke to male subject, who was later determined be a victim of a physical altercation.
The investigation found that during this altercation, which occurred at an unknown location, the victim was stabbed by a female identified as Tyrah M. Burgess.
Burgess was also injured during the incident and required surgery.
A.P.D. detectives were called out to further the investigation. Detectives were able to secure a warrant of arrest for Burgess, who was taken into custody without incident after being released from the hospital.
Burgess was transported to the Rapides Parish Detention Center for booking.
There are no other details related to this incident available for release at this time.