Police: Manitowoc woman stabs boyfriend

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MANITOWOC, Wis. (WBAY) – Police say they have arrested a 53-year-old Manitowoc woman for stabbing her boyfriend.

Authorities were dispatched at 2:54 a.m. Sunday to a home on the city’s south side.

The victim, a 40-year-old Manitowoc man, initially told police that a different woman stabbed him. He told officers that she drove away, but later admitted his girlfriend stabbed him. She was still in the home.

The man suffered a cut on his forearm. He was treated by paramedics at the scene and was released.

The suspect is being held at the Manitowoc County Jail on recommended charges of injury by negligent use of a dangerous weapon, battery, and a probation and parole violation.