Galesburg woman accused of stabbing boyfriend

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A Galesburg, Illinois woman was arrested after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend.

Police said they were sent to a reported stabbing victim at a home on Indiana Drive just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 21, 2012.  They arrived to find a 45-year-old man suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The man had reportedly been stabbed at another location during a domestic quarrel with 30-year-old Christina Ahearn. 

Ahearn was arrested the next day, charged with aggravated domestic battery.  She was held in the Knox County Jail.

The victim’s injuries were believed to be non-life-threatening.