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Tchula: Uncle repeatedly stabs nephew in altercation

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TCHULA, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Christmas turned violent in Tchula when an uncle repeatedly stabs his nephew in the neck.

Interim Police Chief Kenneth said the attack happened around midnight Friday on Whittington Street in Tchula, not far from the police department.

The victim, 18-year-old Kijaun Robinson, was transported to a local hospital where he received 174 stitches for the wounds to his neck.

He was treated for his injuries and released.

His uncle, 44-year-old Chris Robinson, faces a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Both men live next door to each other.

Witnesses told police that Chris Robinson's girlfriend passed him the knife used in the assault.

An investigation into the violent altercation is ongoing. 


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