A 37-year-old man in Port Arthur is recovering from a knife wound to his face, after he was reportedly attacked by his common law wife.

Port Arthur Police were called to the 500 block of 10th Street around 10 p.m. Wednesday, where they found the victim.

A preliminary investigation revealed the couple got into an argument which escalated into physical violence. The woman allegedly slashed the man's face with a knife.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The man was taken to Christus Southeast Texas St. Mary's hospital, but his injuries are non-life threatening.