Girlfriend allegedly cuts boyfriend with knife

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Decatur - Police say a woman cut her boyfriend with a knife, after an argument.

 

Joanna Aukamp, 26, was arrested for aggravated domestic battery. Police say Aukamp and her boyfriend were arguing when she attacked him with a knife, leaving a 5 inch long cut on his arm. 

 

The man was treated at Decatur Memorial Hospital, he received 10 staples and 7 stitches to close the wound.

 

Aukamp told police she was only trying to scare her boyfriend and didn't mean to harm him.

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