Man Facing Charges Of Aggravated Assault

A man is facing charges of aggravated assault/family violence after police say he stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the abdomen.

Wichita Falls Police say the assault happened around seven Tuesday night in the 1500 block of Parkdale Drive. Officials say 47-year-old Derrick Rogers wouldn't let his 23-year-old ex-girlfriend leave his house and stabbed her in the abdomen with a knife.
Police located a knife that appeared to have blood on it during the initial investigation however, Rogers was not there. A few hours later a neighbor called police to tell them Rogers was back, he was arrested with out incident.

Rogers is facing an aggravated assault family violence charge.