Regulation enforcement officers arrived on the scene on the four hundred block of Labore Street after the person referred to as 911 to report that his spouse, Denea Chiquita Griffo, had stabbed him with a kitchen knife following an argument, in response to the legal grievance filed towards her Wednesday, Jan. three, in Ramsey County District Courtroom.
He was taken to Areas Hospital, the place docs decided that a “vital” portion of the 35-yr-previous’s small gut had protruded by way of a stab wound to his stomach, courtroom data say.
The person advised deputies that his spouse was upset with him for not answering his telephone Jan. 1 and accused him of dishonest on her when he returned to their Little Canada residence round eleven that night, the grievance stated.
After hitting him within the head, Griffo grabbed a knife and twice swung it at this throat earlier than piercing his abdomen with it, in accordance with his account detailed in courtroom paperwork.
Throughout her interview with investigators, Griffo, 39, advised deputies that she was mad at her husband for ignoring her a number of makes an attempt to succeed in him that night time and that a bodily altercation ensued when he lastly returned residence, the grievance stated.
After her husband hit her within the face, she stated she blacked out and should have stabbed him, although she stated she did not remembering doing so, based on authorities.
Deputies discovered her contained in the couple’s Little Canada residence somewhat after eleven:30 p.m., together with bloodied flooring, partitions and the kitchen knife.
Once they requested her about what seemed to be blood on her white shirt, Griffo reportedly stated the stains had been brought on by Doritos she ate earlier within the night to sooth her upset abdomen, the grievance stated.
Griffo is charged with one rely of first-diploma assault leading to nice bodily hurt within the case.
She was convicted in Might 2016 of disorderly conduct after hitting her husband and repeatedly hanging him with a belt, courtroom data say.
She made her first look on the newest costs Wednesday.
No lawyer was listed for Griffo in courtroom data.