Latimer man charged after stabbing his son
A Latimer man is charged with domestic violence after he allegedly stabbed his son this morning.
Authorities say 45-year-old Franky Lee Wingate stabbed his 24-year-old son when he stepped in to defend his mother. Sheriff Mike Ezell says Wingate was trying to prevent his wife from leaving the residence and threatened her with a knife which is what started the altercation. The victim was stabbed in the back.
Wingate is charged with two counts of domestic violence by aggravated assault.