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Man stabbed in Bossier City domestic dispute arrested

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Talben Pope, 26 (Source: Bossier City Police Department) Talben Pope, 26 (Source: Bossier City Police Department)
The man stabbed in the 3200 block of Linda Circle in Bossier City Thursday is now behind bars. The man stabbed in the 3200 block of Linda Circle in Bossier City Thursday is now behind bars.
BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - The man stabbed Thursday by his girlfriend in Bossier City is now behind bars, after police say she stabbed him in self-defense.

The dispute happened just after 3 p.m. Thursday in the 3200 block of Linda Circle. Police say 29-year-old Tasia Johnson and her boyfriend 26-year-old Talben Pope were fighting, and Johnson stabbed Pope in the upper body. He was treated at University Health in Shreveport for non-life-threatening injuries.

Arrest report details reveal Pope struck Johnson with his fist numerous times, causing a swollen eye, cut lip and bruises. Pope was arrested and charged with domestic abuse battery. He was taken to the Bossier City Jail, where he is being held on a $75,000 bond.

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