Violent domestic dispute sends man to hospital, then jail
A man who attacked his girlfriend ended up going to the hospital after she stabbed him with a kitchen knife, according to a report from the Ypsilanti Police Department.
Just before midnight Friday in the 400 block of South Huron Street, police said, a 54-year-old man and a 44-year-old woman, who are in an intimate relationship, got into an argument. The man "choked the female and threw her around Â the Â room, until she was able to secure a large kitchen knife," the report said. The woman stabbed the man in the chest; the injury was not considered life threatening.
The man was taken to the hospital for treatment of the stab wound. Police arrested him and took him to the Washtenaw County Jail. The woman had a bloody lip but refused medical treatment, police said.
The case has been sent to the prosecutor's office for review of possible charges.
Police ask that anyone with additional information about the case contact Detective Sergeant Troy Fulton Â at Â 734-Â482-Â9878 or Crime Stoppers at 1-Â800-ÂSPEAKUP (773-2587).