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Woman charged with stabbing mother's boyfriend

Published On: Oct 23 2013 10:35:45 AM CDT
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ABINGDON, Va. -

An Abingdon, Virginia woman is in jail after police say she stabbed a man Tuesday night.

Amanda Nicole Anderson, 25, is charged with aggravated malicious wounding.

According to Abingdon Police Chief Tony Sullivan, officers answered a call to Preston Street around 9:30 p.m. and found a 54-year-old man with a stab wound in his back.

Sullivan says the man was stabbed after getting into a verbal fight with Anderson, who is his girlfriend's daughter.

He says she grabbed a kitchen knife during that argument and stabbed the man.

Anderson is in the Abingdon regional jail without bond.