Woman Stabs Husband in Back

By: News Ten
By: News Ten

LANSING - A young woman is jailed in Lansing, accused of stabbing her husband in the back.

20-year-old Christian Yvonne Newbern was charged with one felony count of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon in a Lansing courtroom Thursday morning.

Police were called to a home in the 1100 block of Eaton Court in Lansing around 1pm Wednesday afternoon.

They say Newbern stabbed her 19-year-old husband in the upper portion of his back with a kitchen knife during an argument. He was taken to the hospital with a non-life threatening wound.


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  • by Courtney Location: Location on Jan 7, 2013 at 11:06 AM
    James, let's just blame the victim here. Would you say the same thing if it were a man who stabbed his wife in the back? Why don't we simply blame this on the probability that they are both too young to deal with marriage and there exist issues with anger control.
  • by NoMoreDummies Location: East Lansing on Jan 7, 2013 at 10:26 AM
    I bet they'll end up back together, for the next few rounds, soon enough. It's so sad how these situations perpetuate themselves.
  • by Bill Location: Mason on Jan 7, 2013 at 07:43 AM
    She should have bought "The Ex Knife Holder" and that would have been all she needed. Stab that and not the hubby.
  • by mike Location: lansing on Jan 4, 2013 at 07:40 AM
    Well James she went about all the wrong way.
  • by James Location: Lansing on Jan 3, 2013 at 06:04 AM
    I wonder how many times her husband beat her before she finally decided to fight back.
  • by Me Talk Location: Now on Jan 1, 2013 at 08:03 AM
    Don't they always.
  • by KKG Location: Lansing on Dec 31, 2012 at 11:40 AM
    Classy folks
  • by Jenny Location: Jackson County on Dec 28, 2012 at 05:17 AM
    There will be more to this story. I hope no children were witness to this behavior. No plea deals when the facts come to the table please. Plea deals aren't making a constructive difference anymore in our society. Please follow sentencing guidelines.
  • by sue Location: lansing on Dec 27, 2012 at 03:18 PM
    She looks like the type that would stab you in the back,I say lock her up.
  • by mike Location: lansing on Dec 27, 2012 at 12:40 PM
    Wow in the back how was he a threat,I wonder what he done before he turned around.
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