The stabbing happened on the unit block of New York Avenue NW about 7:30 p.m. The area is just east of the New York Avenue Playground.
The couple was arguing inside a home in the area when the man punched and kicked his girlfriend, injuring her face, according to authorities. The woman then pulled out a knife, stabbing her boyfriend in various parts of his body.
It wasn’t immediately clear whether they sustained serious injuries in the fight.
Police arrested 26-year-old Teresa Owens for assault with a dangerous weapon and 29-year-old Jamal Lee for aggravated assault in connection with the incident.
Information on their lawyers wasn’t immediately available.
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