Woman accused of stabbing boyfriend in chest

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Lonni Jane Baltzley

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. - A woman stabbed her boyfriend in the chest late Monday night at a cabin, seriously injuring the 49-year-old man, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies arrested Lonni Jane Baltzley, 52, on a charge of first degree assault.

"Baltzley had no noticeable injuries that would indicate she had recently been assaulted," the sheriff's office said.

Medics took her boyfriend, Eric Lyman, to Mercy Hospital with serious injuries.

Baltzley was booked into the Douglas County Corrections center.

Deputies are continuing the investigation.