LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — The Leavenworth Police Department are investigating a homicide after they found a woman dead in the apartment of a suspect in a stabbing and carjacking Sunday night.

According to police, officers responded to the 1400 block of Fifth Avenue for a reported stabbing at about 8 p.m. On scene, they found a 45-year-old man with multiple stab wounds and his car had been stolen.

The man was transported to Kansas City Hospital to treat serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

A 40-year-old suspect was taken into custody without incident several blocks from the scene.

The suspect was booked on attempted murder and robbery charges.

As police continued to investigate, they arrived at the suspect’s apartment for a welfare check and found a 41-year-old woman dead inside.

The Leavenworth Police Department is investigating it as a homicide related to a domestic violence situation.