Man stabs woman while trying to nab her purse - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man stabs woman while trying to nab her purse

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Jackson woman was stabbed as she tried to ward off a purse snatcher Friday night.

 The injuries to 23-year-old Ilfha Jones are not considered life threatening.

A police spokesman says a man with a hoodie tried to steal Jones' purse in front of apartment F-6 at the Sunset Plaza Apartments, located at 3540 Sunset Drive. 

Jones suffered a knife wound to the leg and was taken to Baptist Hospital.


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