Suspect arrested in St. Andrews stabbing case

Suspect arrested in St. Andrews stabbing case

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Police have arrested Roy Allen Ward of Ocean Springs, who is suspected of stabbing a man at the St. Andrews community in Jackson County.

Officers arrested 27-year-old Ward during a traffic stop.

He faces an aggravated assault charge and is being held in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center.

Sheriff Mike Ezell confirmed two men were inside of a car and got into an argument. According to Sheriff Ezell, one of the men stabbed the other with a knife.

The victim was taken by a private vehicle to Ocean Springs Hospital with non life-threatening injuries, police say.

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