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Report: Local woman knifes man Saturday
Amanda Leanne Smith - photo by Special

A woman who suspected her husband of infidelity sliced him several times with a knife Saturday, according to Statesboro Police reports.

Officers arrested Amanda Leanne Smith, also known as Amanda Leigh Cody, 43, North Main Street, after an altercation between herself and the victim Saturday evening at Budget Inn, reports stated.

The man suffered lacerations to his leg and shoulder, and police reports listed the weapon used as being a knife.

"It was a domestic dispute," said Statesboro Police Capt. Scott Brunson. Officers who responded to the call spoke with witnesses and the victim, then charged Smith with aggravated assault. She was taken to the Bulloch County Jail, where she remains without bond, according to jail records.

The victim was treated for his injuries, which were not life-threatening, reports stated.



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