A 29-year-old woman from Adelanto, California was arrested for attempted murder after stabbing another woman in the face. The incident occurred on August 3, 2023, in Hesperia. The victim, a 37-year-old woman from Apple Valley, was stabbed during an altercation. The suspect, Amanda Shute, was apprehended and booked into the High Desert Detention Center. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Authorities are urging anyone with information to contact the Hesperia Police Department. VVNG reported
HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Officials have reported the arrest of a 29-year-old Adelanto woman for attempted murder after she allegedly stabbed another woman in the face.
The incident occurred on August 03, 2023, at approximately 3:06 a.m. in the 14000 block of Arae Street in Hesperia.
Upon arrival, deputies discovered that a 37-year-old female victim from Apple Valley had been stabbed in the face with a metal object during a confrontation with the suspect.
The reported suspect, identified as Amanda Shute, was apprehended at the scene by deputies. The injured victim was subsequently transported to a local hospital by the San Bernardino County Fire Department for medical treatment.
Shute was taken into custody and transported to the High Desert Detention Center. In addition to the charges of attempted murder, she was also booked for an outstanding felony and misdemeanor warrant.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Hesperia Police Department at (760) 947-1500 or the Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001. For anonymous tips, individuals can call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.
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