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CHARLESTON (JG-TC) -- A 39-year-old woman was arrested after allegedly stabbing her husband at approximately 1:56 a.m. Saturday while the two were at 1067 Ninth St.

According to police, Jeri G. Krabel of Charleston admitted to stabbing her spouse, Shannon H. Krabel, 39, of Charleston in the leg after getting upset because of an argument with her husband.

Police say Shannon was transported to Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, where he was treated and later released.

Jeri Krabel was arrested for aggravated battery and sent to the Coles County jail pending a court appearance, police report.

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Jarad Jarmon is a reporter for the JG-TC. He covers the city of Charleston, Eastern Illinois University, Mattoon schools and the Regional Office of Education.

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