Police: Manitowoc woman stabbed husband with steak knife

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MANITOWOC, Wis. (WBAY) – Manitowoc Police arrested a woman after she stabbed her husband late Tuesday night.

At about 10:49 p.m., officers were called to a home in the 4200 block of Broadway Street for a domestic disturbance. Police were told an argument between a couple “escalated into a physical disturbance.”

Officers say the husband was stabbed in his right hand by the wife, who was holding a steak knife.

A 58-year-old Manitowoc woman was taken into custody on charges of Injury by Negligent Use of a Dangerous Weapon, Substantial Battery, and Bail Jumping.

The victim, a 57-year-old Manitowoc man, was treated and released from a hospital.

Police are still investigating this incident. Anyone with information should call Manitowoc Police at (920) 686-6551.