Feb 16, 2017 9:30 AM
NH mom accused of stabbing 16-month-old daughter in back, knife taken as evidence
MANCHESTER — A Manchester mother was arrested after police said she stabbed her 16-month-old daughter in the back, causing serious injury.
Evansgina Audy's husband woke up to a bleeding toddler and a despondent wife, and police said he soon realized what had happened. He contacted police at about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, according to police.
First responding officers spoke with Audy and her husband, while firefighters and paramedics treated the child. A knife was located on scene and placed into evidence.
The child was transported to Elliot Hospital for a serious, but not life-threatening, injury to her back.
Audy was taken into custody and charged with second degree assault and preventative detention. She is scheduled to appear in the 9th Circuit Court-Manchester on Wednesday