Man accused of breaking into ex-wife's home, stabbing her boyfriend, police say

Isaac Mendoza, 28, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

By Oriana Ortiz - Producer, Mariah Medina - Digital Journalist

SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio Police have identified a man they said broke into his ex-wife's home and stabbed her new boyfriend several times. 

According to preliminary information provided by police Monday, 28-year-old Isaac Mendoza is accused of breaking into a home in the 900 block of Weizmann Road around 2:30 a.m. Saturday and stabbed the woman's boyfriend.

Officers arrested Mendoza at the scene and said he was carrying a knife allegedly used during the assault, police said.

The victim suffered several stab wounds to his abdomen and left thigh, police said. He was taken to University Hospital in critical condition, but his wounds were not considered to be life-threatening, according to authorities.

Mendoza is charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a controlled substance.

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