FRANKLIN, VA -- Law enforcement officials have arrested a woman and charged her after she apparently stabbed her boyfriend in the back.

This incident took place Saturday night at the America's Best Value Inn on Carrsville Highway, just outside Franklin. Isle of Wight Co. Sheriff's Deputies responded to the hotel and found the unidentified victim suffering from a stab wound to the back.

He was flown to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital via Nightingale, where he underwent surgery for his injury. Further information on his condition wasn't available.

Deputies took the victim's girlfriend, identified as Terry Lee Butts, with no age provided into custody and charged her with malicious wounding.

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