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Dunkirk woman charged with stabbing husband in the chest

DUNKIRK – A Dunkirk woman has been charged with stabbing her husband in the chest Wednesday evening after an argument escalated in their home.

Kristi M. Jones, 24, was charged with second-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon.

Her husband, whose name was not released, was taken to Brooks Memorial Hospital where he as listed in good condition Wednesday evening.

State troopers based at Fredonia were called to Lakeside Trailer Park, 3711 State Route 5 in the Town of Dunkirk, at approximately 6:30 p.m. The Dunkirk Police Department assisted with the arrest.

Jones was arraigned in Dunkirk Town Court and sent to Chautauqua County jail in lieu of $30,000 cash bail or $60,000 property bond.