GARDEN CITY, Kan. (KSNW) – Garden City police arrested a woman accused of domestic violence. It happened Thursday around 2:50 p.m.

According to the GCPD, the call informed officers that a man had been stabbed by a woman he knew in the presence of a small child.

Maria Herrera-Chavez, 26, Garden City, arrested for aggravated domestic battery and child endangerment
Maria Herrera-Chavez, 26. (Courtesy: Finney County Sheriff’s Office)

Upon investigation, officers were informed that the man had returned to his home after running errands and became involved in a verbal argument with a woman.

GCPD identified the woman as Maria Herrera-Chavez, 26, of Garden City. She became upset and allegedly stabbed him with a pocket knife in front of a small child.

The man was taken to a local hospital, where he was treated for his injuries and released.

Herrera-Chavez was arrested and could face charges of aggravated domestic battery and aggravated child endangerment.