NASHUA — A woman has been charged with second-degree assault after stabbing a man during a domestic violence incident, according to the Nashua Police Department.
Nicole Gaudette, 44, of Nashua, was arrested on March 29, after officers responded to a domestic violence call involving Gaudette and an adult male known to her.
Gaudette was charged with two counts of second-degree assault, a Class B Felony.
Detectives from the Special Investigations Division later found that Gaudette had stabbed the male during an argument.
The male was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a local hospital.
During the investigation, Gaudette was also found to be in possession of a quantity of illicit drugs.
Due to a previous drug-related conviction, Gaudette was charged with possession of a controlled drug, schedule 1-4, subsequent offense, a Class A Felony.
Gaudette is being held on preventative detention pending her arraignment at the Hillsborough County Superior Court-South on March 30.
A Class A Felony is punishable by up to 15 years in State Prison, exclusive of fines.
A Class B Felony is punishable up to 3 1/2 to 7 years in State Prison, exclusive of fines.