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Woman charged in stabbing

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg woman is in jail charged with stabbing a man, and then trying to run him over in a pick up truck.

Police arrested Jessica Powell, 24, Wednesday afternoon and charged her with domestic aggravated assault.

Police said the incident happened at Southern Village Apartments on 38th Avenue about 10 p.m. Tuesday.

A man said he was in an altercation with another man when a female stabbed him in the neck with a knife.  

The woman then tried to run him over with a truck knocking both him and a bystander to the ground.

Both men were taken to a local hospital with injuries.

 

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