A WOMAN has been charged with unlawful wounding after she allegedly stabbed a knife through a man’s hand during a dispute in outback Queensland overnight.
Police said they were called to reports of a fight between the couple at a residential address in the small town of Cloncurry, east of Mount Isa, at around 7pm.
On arrival, officers found a 26-year-old man who had been stabbed through his right hand.
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A 27-year-old Cloncurry woman was arrested at the scene and charged with one count of unlawful wounding.
She is due to appear at the Cloncurry Magistrates Court on 7 October.
The injured man was transported to the Cloncurry Hospital for treatment to non-life threating injuries.
Police confirmed the man and woman are known to each other.