Argument leads to stabbing with pick comb

Posted by Sheli Muniz -email

INDIAN RIVER(WFLX)---A woman has been arrested after stabbing an acquaitance on the Go-Line bus Thursday.

Sheriff's deputies arrested Ashley Pound for Aggravated Battery after she reportedly came into the bus and began to argue with the victim, Erica Sears.

Sears says Pound began to punch her on the face and head and other passengers aboard the bus intervened and broke up the fight.

Sears says then Pound stabbed her in the left hand with a pick comb. The handle of the comb punctured Sears' hand, going all the way through.

The driver of the bus, Lawrence Baker, was able to verify Sears' statements. Pound was located at her home a short time later by Detectives and arrested.

Pound admitted to hitting Sears and stabbing her with the comb. Pound is being held without bond at the Indian River County Jail.