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2 men stabbed, 2 girlfriends charged in upstate NY

By WKTV News

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse police say two women are in Onondaga County jail and their boyfriends are in the hospital recovering from stab wounds after two unrelated domestic violence incidents.

The first stabbing occurred shortly after 11:30 Saturday night when 36-year-old John Jenkins was stabbed in the torso. Police accuse his girlfriend, 28-year-old Antoinette Johnson, of stabbing Jenkins during an argument. She was charged with assault.

The second incident happened at 2:40 a.m. Sunday when 45-year-old Jesse Stubbs was stabbed twice in the back. Police say 27-year-old Frencheska Bradford faces an assault charge.

Police say both men are expected to survive.

Information on lawyers for the women was unavailable.

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