Woman stabbed in the face, sexually assaulted after checking on outside noise
SAN ANTONIO - Police continue to investigate why a woman was stabbed in the face just moments she opened her front door to someone.
The incident happened just before 2 a.m. Wednesday at the Avistar Apartment Complex on USAA Boulevard.
The victim told police that she had been arguing with the suspect over the telephone. She was told that someone was going to do something to her.
Later, she heard a noise outside and went to check on it. When she was re-entering the apartment, a person rushed her and stabbed her in the back of the head. The person then cut her in the face and sexually assaulted her before fleeing.
The victim locked herself inside her apartment until police arrived.
She was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.