Mary J Blige’s Father In Critical Condition After Stabbing
The father of R&B singer Mary J. Blige’s is in critical condition after being stabbed in the neck Thursday morning.
Thomas Blige, 63, was stabbed a total of three times during a dispute with a former girlfriend at his home at the Arbors of Battle Creek apartment complex in Michigan.
According to the Battle Creek Enquirer, police came to the scene and found blood in the snow outside before discovering the victim along with the knife used in the assault in his apartment.
Cheryl Ann White, 50, of an address in the same apartment complex was arrested in her home and was wearing blood splattered clothing when found.
Blige was in a Kalamazoo hospital following surgery, Battle Creek police said.
The 63-year old reportedly confronted his ex girlfriend after witnessing her slashing the tires out of his vehicle and the stabbing occurred before each returned to their own apartments.
This is not White’s first offense, On January 10, the Battle Creek Enquirer reports; she was placed on six months probation and ordered to ‘have non-assaultive contact with Blige’. She is expected to be arraigned on Friday in Calhoun County District Court.
Mary J. Blige, has not yet commented on the attack.
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