Captain Monica Alexander
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: September 20, 2016
Contact: Trooper Rick Johnson
Phone: (425) 766-0812
Twitter: @wastatepatrol

Female Suspect Booked for Assault 3rd and Malicious Mischief

King County -- At approximately 1:06pm on September 20, 2016 the Washington State Patrol Dispatch Center received a 911 call from an individual that stated his girlfriend had tried to stab him with scissors in his vehicle NB I-5 just south of I-90.

The victim advised that his girlfriend, Semaho Mireille Djenohan had attacked him with scissors and he had taken them away and threw them out of the vehicle. He then stopped and exited the vehicle and called 911.  During the altercation, he sustained a cut on his hand which was treated at the scene by the Seattle Fire Department.

Washington State Patrol troopers arrived at the scene and determined that the suspect had caused damage to the inside of the victim's vehicle after he had exited.

The suspect was transported to Harborview Medical Center and subsequently booked into the King County Jail for Assault 3rd and Malicious Mischief.

Washington State Patrol Detectives are seeking witnesses to this incident. Please contact Detective Vik Mauro at (425) 401-7746.