Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - Rochester police arrested a 15-year-old girl Thursday after she slashed her mother with a knife after the two got into an argument.  

Officers were called to the family’s apartment in the 2700 block of Charles Court NW around 6 p.m. and found the 45-year-old woman with a cut to her forearm. She was treated at the scene. She told police the two were arguing when her daughter struck her in the face with a phone charger. She says the teen then grabbed a knife and began swinging it at her until she cut her arm.

The girl was arrested and taken to the juvenile holding center. She is expected to face assault charges.