On Tuesday evening, the Portland Police Bureau announced an arrest had been made in a stabbing incident that took place earlier that day.
On Dec. 31, shortly after 6 a.m., Portland Police officers responded to the area of S.E. 142nd Avenue and S.E. Division street on a report of a stabbing. Officers arrived and discovered that Marselia Maldonado-Diaz, 41, had been stabbed. She was immediately rushed to an area hospital for treatment of her life-threatening injuries.
Later that day, Domestic Violence Reduction Unit detectives booked Acension Rosales, 48, at Multnomah County Jail on assault I and attempted murder charges associated with domestic violence.