Stab in - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
stab someone in something
to stab someone in a particular place. Max stabbed a prison guard in the belly and left him to die. Tom stabbed himself in the thigh by accident.
References in classic literature
I have no mind to get a knock on the head or a stab in
the back directly I am let out.
Summerlee was wiping the blood from a cut in his forehead, while I was tying up a nasty stab in
the muscle of the neck.