Police chief Anthony Celeste said Veronia Yvonne Gadlin, age 36, was found several blocks from the scene of the stabbing at 509 E. Eighth. She was arrested and taken to the Montgomery County Jail for booking.
Celeste said Shawn Durden, age 42, of Coffeyville was stabbed several times in the chest and neck. He was transported to Coffeyville Regional Medical Center, where he was admitted in stable condition.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information on this case, or who may have witnessed this crime, is encouraged to contact the police department at 620-252-6160. Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may provide information to the Crime Tip Hotline at 620-252-6133.