Jones County man stabbed multiple times; friend now charged

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JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - One man is in the hospital as his friend sits in jail accused of stabbing him multiple times.

It happened Saturday night at a home on Pineview Church Road in the Northeastern part of Jones County.

Investigators say William Coley, 50, was stabbed in his home with a knife repeatedly after some type of argument with his friend, Joshua Lovet, 26, who also lives in the home.

Coley was taken to the hospital where he underwent emergency surgery and his condition is currently unknown.

Lovett is now charged with aggravated assault and investigators anticipate a second arrest.

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