Cops: Mary J. Blige's Dad Stabbed by Ex-Girlfriend
It's the seventh domestic violence incident between the two
By Kevin Spak, Newser User
Posted Jan 24, 2014 11:45 AM CST
U.S singer Mary J. Blige performs during the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway, Dec. 11, 2013.   (AP Photo/Vegard Grott, NTB scanpix)

(Newser) – If you thought your relationship with your ex was rough, just be glad you're not Mary J. Blige's father. Thomas Blige, 63, was found at his home yesterday with three stab wounds, including one in his neck, following what police believe was an encounter with his former girlfriend. Police think Blige caught Cheryl White, 50, slashing the tires on his SUV outside his Michigan home. He confronted her, starting an argument that allegedly ended with White stabbing him, the Battle Creek Enquirer reports.

Blige stumbled inside, where his roommate called 911. Police found White at her nearby apartment with blood on her clothes and took her into custody. She's been charged with assault with intent to murder. Blige has undergone surgery, and according to NBC 8 is in critical condition. It's the seventh time police have been called over a domestic violence incident between the two in the last 6 months. In October, White was charged with aggravated domestic violence for hitting Blige with a glass candlestick.

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HANKHILL
Jan 25, 2014 9:20 AM CST
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TwoSheds
Jan 25, 2014 6:37 AM CST
I say potato, you say potathto--let's call the whole thing off
Pinkyde
Jan 24, 2014 10:51 PM CST
See when men are the ones being abused I don't think the law is that quick to react. If the police had to go to anyone's house that many times in six months, we are talking lock them up and charge them. That's all they had to do a few calls ago. Why are people so crazy? Is it safe to say she was mad that she wasn't getting that Mary J. money?