Dollar Bay woman sentenced for stabbing
UPDATE: Tuesday, January 7, 2019
Kay Hendrickson pleaded no contest to aggravated assault. She received a sentence of 1 year in jail, with credit for 142 days served, and 24 months probation.
UPDATE: Friday, September 6, 4:23 p.m.
Kay Hendrickson was arraigned today in Houghton County Circuit Court.
She pleaded not guilty the charge of assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm less than Murder.
She has trial scheduled for January 6, 2020 in Houghton County court.
UPDATE: Monday, August 19, 5:03 p.m:
A Dollar Bay woman has been arraigned for the weekend stabbing of another woman in Houghton County.
39-year-old Kay Hendrickson was charged with one count of Assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm less than Murder, a 10 year felony.
Hendrickson's bond has been set at $100,000 and she will be back in court for a preliminary exam on September 4.
Troopers from the Michigan State Police Calumet Post responded to a stabbing at McLain State Park Saturday.
According to the police, a 27-year-old woman was stabbed twice with a knife after an altercation had occurred over a dog running on the beach. The victim suffered a large laceration to the abdomen area and a small puncture wound to the bicep. She was transported to Aspirus Hospital by Mercy Ambulance where she was treated.
The suspect was arrested at the scene and lodged at the Houghton County Jail for Assault with a Deadly Weapon. The suspects name will not be released until she is arraigned in the 97th District Court of Houghton County.