Police: Woman stabbed man in head with steak knife inside East Nashville apartment

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 36-year-old woman used a steak knife to stab a man in the head inside of an East Nashville apartment, causing a severe injury, a Metro police report states.

Latasha Winston was booked into the Metro jail Tuesday morning on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Metro police responded Monday to a residence on Summer Place for a report of a stabbing.

When officers arrived, they said they located a man outside the back door with a “severe stab wound in his head.”

Two children who live at the residence yelled to arriving officers “momma stabbed him,” an arrest affidavit states.

When police went inside, they said they found Winston, along with a bloody steak knife on the ground, and blood throughout the apartment.

Winston was questioned and reportedly told officers that nothing had occurred.

No further details were immediately released including the victim’s condition.

Bond for Winston was set at $15,000.

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