It happened Saturday night inside the John C Hood Homes Complex on Lincoln Street in Kinston, according to the Kinston Free Press.
The paper states the two women, 41 year old Lavonne Jones was stabbed in the chest with a knife by her roomate 42 year old Brenda Browridge.
According the court calendars, Brownridge is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill and infliction serious injury.
She has her first court appearance Monday morning.
Hospital officals say they did not have informationon on Jones' condition as of Monday morning.