Police: Daughter slashes father after domestic dispute

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KSPR) -- Springfield police are investigating after a man was slashed with a knife by his own daughter during a domestic dispute.

It happened Sunday afternoon in the 700 block of South Grant. Police say the man was arguing with his wife in front of his children, when the teenage girl grabbed a knife and slashed him on the back. Police say the mother had a restraining order.

Police say the man's injuries are not life threatening. The mother and daughter have been taken to a safe location for their protection.