LPD: Stabbing victim charged with assault

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police say a man who was stabbed in the back during a fight with a woman will be charged with assault.

Investigators say Woodford Jones kicked-in the door of an apartment on Lima Drive late Sunday night and hit a woman in the face. Police say she suffered minor injuries.

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Police say the woman struggled with Jones after he forced his way in and eventually grabbed a knife and stabbed him in the back.

He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, according to police.

Investigators say Jones would be charged with assault, but that the woman would not charged. Her name wasn’t released.