Woman arrested for stabbing three people at Phoenix lounge

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Janice Begay By Andrew Michalscheck Janice Begay By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX – Phoenix Police arrested a woman on aggravated assault charges after she allegedly stabbed three people at a Valley lounge.

Police said Janice Begay, 44, was at a lounge in the area of 15th Avenue and Camelback early Saturday morning when she got into an argument with her ex-boyfriend and two other people.

During the argument Begay reportedly pulled out a knife and stabbed her ex and the other two people.

Security at the lounge was able to take the knife from Begay, and responding officers placed her under arrest.

All three victims suffered injuries that were not life threatening.

Begay was booked into the Maricopa County jail.