Fight over man ends in injuries, arrest, officials say

Police: Women started fighting in east side apartment; 1 sustained knife injuries

Published On: Nov 04 2013 08:12:51 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 04 2013 08:12:58 PM CST
MADISON, Wis. -

Police arrested a Madison woman after a fight over a man ended in injuries from a knife Saturday night.

Zabrina J. Thompson-Smith, 40, got into an argument with another Madison woman after both showed interest in the same man, officials said. The argument started inside an apartment and moved outside to a parking lot on North Walbridge Avenue.

The woman needed stitches for cuts to her torso, arm and wrist she sustained during the fight.

Thompson-Smith got into an SUV and witnesses told police she drove it at people in the area, according to the release. A 27-year-old woman told police she was hit, but not seriously injured.

A witness said Thompson-Smith had been armed with a knife during part of the fight, but the knife could not immediately be located.

Thompson-Smith was arrested on charges of second-degree reckless endangerment.

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