Man arrested for stabbing ex-girfriend

Posted by: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

A man is behind bars after stabbing his ex-girlfriend. It happened Sunday Morning near 19th and Knox. 

Police say 28-year-old Cedrick Cole showed up at his 23-year-old ex girlfriend’s house. 

They got in a fight, and police say Cole chased the woman outside. She fell down, and that’s when he stabbed her in the thigh with a steak knife. The woman did have to go to the hospital, but police say she’s going to be okay. 

Two small children were inside the house at the time of the attack. Cole was lodged for  2nd degree Domestic Assault, Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony and Child Abuse.