A 72-year-old Murfreesboro woman sustained injuries while stabbing a Valentine's Day balloon Thursday night. Police said Lilly Snell was reportedly arguing with her live-in boyfriend at their North Tennessee Boulevard apartment when she picked up a knife and started stabbing the balloon he had given her. During the incident, which stemmed from a domestic dispute, Snell stabbed herself in the leg. She was transported to a local hospital for treatment before being booked on a domestic violence charge.
Police said Snell and her boyfriend had been drinking prior to the altercation.