Jackson man critical after allegedly stabbed in the chest by his wife

Jackson man critical after allegedly stabbed in the chest by his wife

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A man is in critical condition after he was allegedly stabbed by his wife.

The stabbing happened in the 3700 block of Thomas Jefferson Road just after 10:30 p.m. Sunday night.

When officers responded to the home, they found a 47-year-old male suffering from a stab wound to the chest.

He was later taken to a local hospital and is currently listed in critical condition.

Officers took the suspect into custody at the scene.

50-year-old Anita Hoskins was arrested and police say she assaulted her husband after some kind of verbal dispute.

She has been been charged with domestic aggravated assault.

Hoskins remains in custody as she awaits her initial court appearance.

This investigation is ongoing.

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