Nashua man charged with making false report, assault
Chaves was arrested after police received a 911 hang-up call and went to the residence from where the call was made. Chaves was there and told officers he'd been stabbed in the leg during a domestic dispute with a woman he knows.Chaves was treated at a local hospital for minor injuries and released.
Detectives, however, later determined he had made up the story about being stabbed. Chaves, police said, had punched the woman in the face and used a knife to cut her torso.Chaves is being held on $10,000 cash only bail, pending arraignment in 9th Circuit Court.