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Woman faces assault charge for stabbing with steak knife


WILLMAR -- Jennifer Jane Garling, 39, of Atwater, made her first court appearance Wednesday on a second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon charge for allegedly stabbing a man with a steak knife early Tuesday morning.

Unconditional bail was set at $100,000 with conditional bail at $25,000. Her next appearance in Kan-diyohi Co-unty District Court is Jan. 10.

Garling al-so faces a misdemeanor charge of domestic assault.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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