Police tape (Metro File Photo)

Police say a Wilmington woman stabbed a man in the head with a knife while her young child watched on Saturday.

Tawanna Gans, 24, allegedly was arguing with the man in a home they shared when the incident occurred on Saturday afternoon, CBS reported.

As their 2-year-old child watched, Gans reportedly picked up a knife and stabbed the man in the head.


Police say the man was in serious but stable condition.

Gans faces charges of second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of the child.

Gans reportedly turned herself in at police headquarters.


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