Report: Woman repeatedly stabs man for not turning on microwave

A woman is accused of stabbing a fellow resident at a Rigdon Road boarding house Wednesday after he failed to turn on a microwave, according to a Columbus police report.

The 79-year-old victim told police the 55-year-old woman stabbed him with a butcher knife repeatedly after she accused him of not turning the appliance on. Police did not disclose why she wanted the microwave on.

The victim waived prosecution. He was treated for multiple stab wounds at Midtown Medical Center.