Philip Wheaton, 40

Philip Wheaton, 40
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Philip Wheaton, a 40-year-old man, died Saturday, April 25, 2020, after being stabbed at his home, according to Jackson police.

Information released on JPD’s Twitter account indicates it happened at approximately 10 p.m. at a home in the 4000 block of West Lake Road.

Investigators believe Wheaton was stabbed after allegedly assaulting his wife and son.

Officers detained both individuals, but did not charge them in the case.

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