Woman arrested after stabbing boyfriend

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A woman is in jail after police say she stabbed her boyfriend early Saturday morning.

It happened just after 4:00 a.m. in the 6100 block of Omo Rd.

When officers arrived at the home they discovered a 29-year-old man who had been stabbed.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of life threatening injuries.

The girlfriend, 30-year-old Shawntina Dobbins, was arrested and charged with felonious assault. No word on what led up to the incident.

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