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MPD: Man gets a knife to his chest during a dispute

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Photo by: Ty Russell (1500 block of Breard Street) Photo by: Ty Russell (1500 block of Breard Street)

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - An argument turns violent once a knife enters the dispute. Saturday night a woman was accused of stabbing a man. It all happened on the 15-hundred block of Breard Street. Police say Evelyn Sanders got into a heated debate with her mother's boyfriend. Investigators say she then grabbed a small kitchen knife and stabbed him in the chest. Neighbors say they constantly hear arguing.

"I guess he got stabbed and she said he bat her in the mouth. She said she already has 3 teeth now she got two," One neighbor said. "They argue off and on a lot. It's like an every other day kind of thing. But it never gets to that extreme."

Another witness who ran to the scene said  "I walked from way over there, two or three blocks to get here and I was walking to I was doing some sweating." 

The name of the victim is not being released at this time, but police say he is not suffering any life threatening injuries.

Sanders is charged with aggravated battery.

 

 

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