Woman stabs man who let her use his phone, police say

October 12, 2012 1:54:36 PM PDT
A Valparaiso woman is charged with battery for stabbing a man who tried to help her after a car crash.

Billie Jo Moore, 49, is accused of attacking a man who allowed her into his house to use his telephone. As Moore was leaving, she allegedly grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed him. The victim was stabbed in the chest and underwent surgery to repair damage near his heart.

Investigators say Moore appeared to be under the influence of drugs.

Bond was set at $50,000.