Police identify man who stabbed a woman at Tempe light rail station

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Hasan Garrett, 43-years old.  (22 May 2017) [Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Office] Hasan Garrett, 43-years old. (22 May 2017) [Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Office]
(Source: Juan Magana 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: Juan Magana 3TV/CBS 5)
(Source: Juan Magana 3TV/CBS 5) Large police presence in response to stabbing in Tempe (Source: Juan Magana 3TV/CBS 5) Large police presence in response to stabbing in Tempe
TEMPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Police have identified the man who stabbed a woman at a light rail platform in Tempe Saturday.

Tempe Police spokeswoman Liliana Duran said 43-year-old Hasan Garrett knew the woman he stabbed after they had argued over some property at the light station near 1166 W. Washington around 12:15 p.m. 

Police quickly arrested Garrett and, he is being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, failure to register as a sex offender and two counts of possession of drug parapherna, said Duran.

Duran said the woman's prognosis is good as she's expected to be released from the hospital this week.

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