Officials did not provide a motive for the reported physical assault on the child’s mother.
The man was transported to a local hospital to be treated for the stab wound and was listed in fair condition, officials said.
No details were given on how either family member knew the man who allegedly attacked the mother.
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"Awful situation for a 10-yr-old little girl to have to witness and experience," Gonzalez said of the incident. "Children who witness the abuse of their mothers, fathers, or other family members, are impacted."
Officials noted the case remains under investigation but didn’t disclose if any charges are pending.
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