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Couple faces charges after stabbing

Published: 7:43 AM, 10/29/2013 Last updated: 7:44 AM, 10/29/2013

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-Ashley P. Carr, 23, of 415 Harper Circle, in Newport, and her husband, Jamie Lee Carr, 25, of 266 Fifth Street, in Newport, were arrested Sunday, Oct. 27 after the wife allegedly stabbed her husband with a knife, the Newport Police Department reported.Police were called to Newport Medical Center concerning a man, Jamie Carr, with a stab wound, Capt. Scott Lamb reported.Police found Jamie Carr with a stab wound in his left arm, the report stated.An investigation by officers showed he had been in a domestic fight with Ashley Carr at 415 Harper Circle, in Newport. He said his wife wouldn't let him leave the apartment, and when he tried to push her out of the way to leave, she allegedly stabbed him, according to the report.Ashley Carr, however, said her husband was assaulting her and threw her to the ground where she hit her head, causing a large hematoma on her head. She stated she stabbed him to get him off of her, the report stated.For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

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