Daughter allegedly stabs mom over school argument

Posted at 4:50 PM, Dec 11, 2012

SOUTH SALT LAKE-- A 16-year-old girl was taken into custody Tuesday after allegedly stabbing her mother three times with a kitchen knife.

Police said it happened around 3 p.m. at 344 E. Lambourne Ave. in South Salt Lake after the 40-year-old mother and daughter had a school related argument.

The mother was stabbed in the upper body, and is currently in critical condition at Intermountain Medical Center. She underwent surgery Tuesday afternoon.

On Wednesday, the woman was upgraded to stable condition.