NORWALK, IOWA – An Iowa woman was found dead from stab wounds in an apartment.
On September 15, 2022 at approximately 12:30am, the Norwalk Police Department was notified of a potential stabbing in an apartment at 608 Knoll Drive. On arrival, officers encountered a male subject who was later arrested on outstanding unrelated charges. Upon further investigation, officers located 31-year-old Karisa Shendelman with multiple stab wounds, deceased inside the apartment.
The investigation is being treated as a homicide and is ongoing. At this time there have been no criminal charges issued. There remains no danger to the public related to this incident.
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is assisting the police department with the investigation.