Kingston Woman Charged with Attempted Murder

A Kingston woman, 46, has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing her ex common-law in the neck.

Police say the victim returned to the Kozy Inn Motel on Princess Street motel Tuesday afternoon to find his ex waiting outside and she started arguing with him over money.

The accused was invited inside and it's alleged that when the man's back was turned, he was stabbed in the neck.

After a brief a struggle, the victim was able to escape and run to a nearby office and police were called.

The accused was arrested without incident and charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.