Sheriff: Man slits own throat, then stabs girlfriend with scissors in Erwin

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Authorities are investigating a stabbing Thursday night in Erwin. 

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley says it happened at a house on Tyler Street.

According to Hensley, a man slit his throat with a knife and then stabbed his girlfriend with scissors. 

Both were taken to a hospital. Hensley says they are expected to be OK. 

Charges are pending against the man. 

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