The father of renowned singer Mary J. Blige, Thomas Blige is reported to be in critical condition after being stabbed early Thursday morning by an ex-girlfriend according to The Huffington Post.
Per reports, Papa Blige allegedly confronted the woman about slashing his tires and she responded by stabbing him three times, including once in the neck.
The incident occurred in an apartment complex in Battle Creek, Michigan. Blige was rushed to a Kalamazoo’s Bronson Methodist Hospital where he remains in critical condition.
The woman, who has not been identified, will be arraigned Friday, January 24.
Mary J. Blige is reportedly estranged from her father. The singer has spoken about the abuse her mother suffered at his hands before he abandoned their family when she was 4-years-old.