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Man attacked with axe at personal care home

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) – A man living at a Jackson personal care home was arrested Saturday for attacking another resident with an axe.

Jackson police were called to the 100 block of Wacaster Street around 7:30 a.m.

Investigators said 23-year-old Christopher Winford was struck in the head with an axe handle while lying in his room at the personal care home.

Winford suffered lacerations to his head and was transported to UMC with non-life threatening injuries.

William Davis, believed to be in his early 50's, was arrested at the scene and is charged with aggravated assault.

No motive has been determined at this time.

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