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Woman Attacks Man with Knife

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Sep 9, 2013 at 2:28 pm

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) - A man was taken to the hospital after a knife assault in rural Long Prairie.

The Todd County Sheriff's Office says they were alerted to a domestic dispute at Camp S'Mores on U.S. Highway 71 around 10 p.m. last Wednesday night.

The unnamed caller told authorities that 39 year-old Christine Nauer of Long Prairie had attacked 43 year-old Dennis Poynter, also of Long Prairie, with a knife.

Nauer was arrested at the scene by deputies, and the victim was transported by ambulance to CentraCare Hospital. He was reportedly treated and released.

As for Nauer, she is being held in the Todd County Detention Center on charges of 2nd degree assault. 

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