Three Stabbed at House Party in Orange County

Authorities say one woman was arrested in connection with the stabbings

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    A birthday party turned violent when a fight broke out and three people were stabbed in Orange County early Sunday. Authorities arrested a woman and said more arrests could be made. Reggie Kumar reports from Cypress for Today in LA on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014. (Published Sunday, Jan 5, 2014)

    A 22-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the stabbing of three people at a birthday party turned violent in Orange County early Sunday, officials said.

    Officers responded around 12:45 a.m. to reports of a disturbance in the 8700 block of Walker Street, according to the Cypress Police Department.

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    When officers arrived, they found two men and one woman in their late teens or early 20s suffering from stab wounds, police said.

    Kassandra Duran was arrested and taken into custody in connection with the stabbings. Duran faces charges of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, officials said. 

    Authorities said they are still investigating the motive for the stabbing and that there could be more arrests made after a search warrant is issued for the house.

    A neighbor said parties are thrown frequently at the house, and that people are always passing through.

    “I basically heard loud music all throughout the night,” the neighbor said. “It was just really crazy.”

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    The three victims were taken to a hospital and were listed in stable condition.

    It’s unknown whether the stabbing was gang related.

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