updated with information from Sept. 6
Millburn Police arrested a 44-year-old Short Hills woman Sunday night on assault charges stemming from a domestic violence incident in which police say she stabbed her husband with a steak knife.
Police spokesman Lt. Peter Eakley said that the 44-year-old victim was taken to the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark, where he has been reported to be in stable condition.
The woman was also chaged with possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and possession of a weapon.
Bail was set at $2,000, and the woman is currently being hospitalized in East Orange General Hospital, Eakley said in a release. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is now hanlding the case, he said, but prosecutors were not available for comment Monday afternoon.
On Tuesday afternoon, a spokesman with the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said that because it is a domestic violence case, they will not release any additional information until the investigation is complete.
Patch will update the story as more information becomes available.