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Court date set for Bloomfield man accused of stabbing uncle

Friday, January 18, 2013

BLOOMFIELD - A Bloomfield man charged with stabbing his uncle multiple times will return to Stoddard County court in February.

Wesley Darrell Tackett, 21, made his first appearance in court Thursday before Associate Circuit Judge Joe Satterfield for arraignment on the Class A felony of first-degree assault and the unclassified felony of armed criminal action. The case was ordered continued to Feb. 21, according to Missouri Case.net.

Arrested Tuesday, Tackett is being held in the Stoddard County Jail on a $75,000 cash bond. He was charged Friday in connection with the Jan. 7 assault of David Blankenship.

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