Woman accused of stabbing man in Battle Creek

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A Battle Creek woman is waking up in jail accused of stabbing a man in the leg who was fighting with her boyfriend.

It happened around 3:00 Thursday afternoon on Truth Drive near Hubbard Street.

Police say a pocket knife fell out of the victim's pocket while he was fighting with the suspect's boyfriend.

They say the woman picked it up and stabbed the 24-year old in the lower leg.

He is expected to be okay.

The woman was arrested and is facing charges for felonious assault.