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NIAGARA FALLS A woman is accused of fighting with another woman and attempting to stab her at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the 2400 block of Cudaback Avenue.

Carlietha N. Handley, 18, was charged with attempted second-degree assault with a weapon and second-degree menacing.

Police found Handley outside screaming at a person inside the house. Police went inside and spoke to the victim who said she had found Handley inside and asked her to leave. She said Handley became aggressive and was trying to punch her and then went into a kitchen drawer and grabbed a knife and tried to stab her. At one point a witness said Handley, who was being pushed out the door, threw the knife at the victim and missed.

The male at the center of the incident was not at the scene when police arrived and police were unsure if he had been injured.