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Woman charged after stabbing at Hackettstown apartment

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A Mansfield Township woman is facing several charges after she allegedly stabbed a person during an argument over beer.

Nicole Russell, 46, was charged with aggravated assault, possession on weapon for unlawful purpose, unlawful possession of weapon, and disorderly conduct.

 On Jan. 4 at around 6:30 p.m., town police responded to an apartment on the 200 block of Main St for a report of a medical assist, police said.

Through a police investigation it was determined that Russell allegedly confronted the victim about having beer inside the residence, police said.

During the confrontation, Russell stabbed the victim in the left shoulder with a small pocket knife. The victim was transported to Morristown Medical Center, police said.

Russell was lodged in the Warren County Correctional Facility.

Assisting at the scene was the Independence Township Police Department.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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