HED:Man up on charges for stabbing wife

CATEGORY: Crime

AUTHOR: GIBSON

HED:Man up on charges for stabbing wife

A Tupelo man is facing felony assault charges after assaulting his wife this weekend.

Anthony Coggins, 22, of 2301 Meadowview Drive, was charged with aggravated assault-domestic violence after his wife was stabbed in a Sunday afternoon altercation, said Tupelo Police Lt. Cliff Hardy.

The wound was not life-threatening, Hardy said.

Coggins has two prior misdemeanor convictions for domestic violence.

Bond was set Monday at $10,000 for Coggins.

Michaela Gibson Morris