Martin man enters plea in knife wielding incident










Robert M. Jumper



A local man entered a plea during his preliminary hearing in Weakley County General Sessions Court on Wednesday, Aug. 15, in reference to a verbal altercation that escalated into a dangerous situation at a Martin residence.

Robert Melvin Jumper, Jr., 21, of Martin, who was charged with aggravated assault, after allegedly pulling a knife on someone during an argument, entered a guilty plea to the lesser charge of attempted assault.


(See compete story in the August 22nd issue of the Dresden Enterprise.)

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