A 61-year-old woman apparently stabbed her husband with a pair of scissors early Sunday evening and called 911 to report the crime.

Colorado Springs police were called to the 2400 block of East San Rafael Street shortly after 5 p.m. upon receiving the call from Jerolyn Hanenberg. When officers arrived at the residence, they found Hanenberg’s husband with stab wounds in the lower back and abdomen, police said.

The huband was hospitalized in critical condition, but was upgraded to fair condition by 8:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Memorial Hospital officials. Hanenberg was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.