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Nacogdoches man stabbed in chest after argument with wife

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NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

Nacogdoches Police said a man will recover after being stabbed in the chest on Saturday.

According to Sgt. Doug Read, Nacogdoches police were notified about a man that was taken to the hospital after being stabbed with a kitchen knife around 5 pm. According to the media report, the initial incident took place at the Stone Creek Apartments.

"The man was in an argument with his common law wife," Read said. "The argument had been going on for over an hour. At one point the woman grabbed a kitchen knife and and stabbed him in the chest. The woman then brought her husband to the hospital and fled the scene."

Read said they know who the woman is but are not releasing her name at this time. Read described the stab wound as superficial.

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