FINLEY, Wash-- A Benton City man is behind bars after stabbing his ex-wife's boyfriend. The Benton County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Jose Fonseca is facing first degree assault charges. Deputies say he took a knife and stabbed Edgar Sanchez in the shoulder at a trailer in Finley.
We're told Fonseca threatened Sanchez with what appears to be a steak knife after finding him with his ex-wife. Sanchez was taken to Kennewick General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Fonseca took off after the attack, but was later arrested near his home in Benton City.