Stabbing suspected arrested, charged

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Bond was set at $25,000 for a man accused in a Monday night stabbing.
Richard E. Stone of Saltillo is charged with aggravated assault for allegedly stabbing a man at a home on County Road 653, Saltillo. Sheriff Jim Johnson said the domestic dispute happened at another location from where the stabbing occurred.
The victim, whose name is not being released, was stabbed at least once and was transported to the North Mississippi Medical Center where he was later released.
Stone remains in the Lee County Jail.