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Woman accused of instructing child to stab aunt still behind bars

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Tamera Jenkins (Source: LMDC) Tamera Jenkins (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman accused of telling her 4-year-old to get a knife and stab his aunt remains behind bars.

Tamera Jenkins, 26, faced a judge during a pre-trial hearing Wednesday.

Jenkins is facing assault and wanton endangerment charges.

Police said in May Jenkins was fighting with her sister on the floor when she told her son to stab his aunt.

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Jenkins has yet to post bond and is being held at Metro Corrections.

She is due back in court on December 5.

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