A Wheeling woman is behind bars for allegedly attacking her boyfriend with a box cutter.

Natalie Mercedes Fagundo, 27, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding yesterday.

Wheeling Police responded to 514 Main Street just after midnight where the suspect was reportedly arguing with her boyfriend.

She allegedly hit him with a hammer and cut his head and hands. Police said he escaped with blood on his face and arms but didn’t suffer any serious injuries. Fagundo is currently being held in the Northern Regional Jail.