Woman wanted in Rock Island stabbing arrested in Iowa

Online records show Destiny Takesha Lasha Thomas, 20, was booked into the Scott County Jail...
Online records show Destiny Takesha Lasha Thomas, 20, was booked into the Scott County Jail Sunday afternoon on a $250,000 arrest warrant out of Rock Island County.(KWQC/Scott County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 16, 2023 at 11:38 AM CST
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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - A woman wanted in connection with a stabbing that left a 15-year-old girl injured in Rock Island has been arrested.

Online records show Destiny Takesha Lasha Thomas, 20, was booked into the Scott County Jail Sunday afternoon on a $250,000 arrest warrant out of Rock Island County.

According to online records, Thomas was released from the Scott County Jail, Monday afternoon, and taken to the Rock Island County Jail.

Rock Island police have said Thomas is facing two counts each of home invasion and aggravated battery.

At 12:07 a.m. Dec. 6, police responded to Maple Ridge Apartments in the 3700 block of 5th Street, for a report of an injured person and found a 15-year-old girl with a life-threatening stab wound, police have said.

The girl was taken by ambulance to a local hospital and was later transferred to the University of Iowa Hospital.

Police obtained an arrest warrant for Thomas on Dec. 7.

According to online records, Thomas was transferred to Rock Island County Monday afternoon.