Woman arrested for breaking into funeral home & trying to stab man

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) – A Blytheville woman is in jail after police say she tried to stab a man while stealing money from a funeral home.

According to Blytheville Police, on Saturday night police responded to a robbery that just occurred at the Wilson Funeral Home on South Division Street.

Police say Rochelle Adams broke into the Wilson Funeral Home and tried to steal money from a cash register. An employee managed to stop Adams, and then police say Adams tried to stab the employee.

Police found Dams outside the funeral home a couple of minutes later, where she was arrested.

Adams is in the Mississippi County Detention Center on a $50,000 bond.

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