JEROME, Id. ( KMVT/KSVT) A 23 year old Jerome man was injured after being stabbed in the shoulder Sunday Morning.

Jerome Police Chief Dan Hall said the incident occurred just before 8:30 in a home in the 800 block of 20th Avenue. Officers say the victim had left the home after allegedly being stabbed by Alexis Blackmon, 20.

The female was in the home of the victim when according to reports, she begin breaking items in the home. The victim reportedly attempted to intervene when the stabbing occurred.

He quickly went to a relative’s home in the neighborhood with two children who were also in the home at the time of the incident. Blackmon has been charged with Felony Aggravated Battery and Misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.