Son in custody after assaulting mother with knife

The victim is listed in stable condition with injuries that appear to be non-life-threatening.

Son in custody after assaulting mother with knife
34-year-old Dewone Banks is charged with domestic aggravated assault for allegedly stabbing his mother; Source: JPD

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the 3500 block of Albermarle Road just before 4:00 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Officers responded to the Delhaven Manor Apartments for a disturbance.

When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from injuries to the back and ear. Officers later learned that the victim had been assaulted with a knife by her son who also lives at the location.

The 63-year-old victim is listed in stable condition with injuries that appear to be non-life-threatening.

The victim’s 34-year-old son, who is identified as Dewone Banks, was taken into custody on scene. He is being charged with domestic aggravated assault and will remain in custody as he awaits his initial court appearance.

This investigation is ongoing.

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