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Fargo woman accused of stabbing man's hand

Fargo police arrested a woman for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend in the hand during an argument Sunday night in the 1000 block of Seventh Avenue North.

The couple, who live together, were arguing when the woman grabbed a knife and allegedly cut the 32-year-old man's hand, Sgt. Mark Lykken said. The woman told police the man then punched her, he said.

Lacosta Rose Rickford, 35, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated domestic violence. The man was listed as a domestic assault suspect, and his case was forwarded to the Cass County state's attorney's office for consideration of charges, Lykken said.

Alcohol appeared to be a factor in the incident, he said.