Wife arrested for aggravated assault
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:55:38 GMT —
Christi Dawn Morton was arrested on March 18 after officers were dispatched to a home on the 2300 block of S. Wilson on a domestic disturbance call.
Upon arival, officers found Christi Dawn Morton, 38, sitting on the front porch of the home. She indicated to officers that she had been involved in a dispute with her husband.
Officers then spoke with her husband in the home, and he reported that he had been in an argument with his wife when she produced a knife and stabbed him. He had wounds on his hand and abdomen.
Officers recovered a pocket knife with a 3" blade from the home. Jacob Russell Morton, 33, was transported to the hospital for his injuries, which were non-life threatening. Christi Morton was booked into the Potter County Detention Center for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.