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Heated argument in Jones County leads to stabbing, arrest

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A Jones County woman is in jail on aggravated assault charges after an argument led to a stabbing.

The sheriff's department says several witnesses told deputies that Joann Ducksworth and another person got into a heated argument over the weekend. Witnesses said a third person attempted to break up the fight by stepping between them and Ducksworth stabbed the third person.  An ambulance transported the stabbing victim to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. 

Ducksworth is charged with aggravated assault and domestic violence. A judge set Ducksworth's bond at $25,000.

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