Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A Rochester woman is facing assault charges after getting into an argument with her boyfriend and then stabbing him in the leg.

Police officers were called to a residence in the 2100 block of Hart Dr. SW around 10:00 PM Saturday.

The found a 47-year-old man had been stabbed in the back of one of his legs. He told the officers he and 36-year-old Christina Pacheco had been out drinking and he wanted to go home but she wanted to stay out.

He says they began arguing after they returned home and at one point, she threw a knife at him. He says as the argument continued, Pacheco got another knife and stabbed him.

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