PITTSBORO, Miss. (WTVA) -- A man continues to recover in an Oxford hospital after he was stabbed and run over Wednesday afternoon.
Calhoun County Sheriff Greg Pollan says the incident happened around 4:30 on Moreland Cemetery Road in the Slate Springs Community.
Pollan says Phillip Earnest, 44, Okolona is accused of stabbing Mike Rutherford of Calhoun City in the side with a knife.
He says Earnest got into a car driven by Christina Rutherford, 35, the wife of Mike Rutherford.
Pollan says she drove over her husband twice before leaving the scene.
He says Earnest and Christina Rutherford were arrested around 6:15 Wednesday night in Okolona.
Mike Rutherford is listed in stable condition at BMH-North Mississippi.
Earnest and Christina Rutherford are being held in the Calhoun County jail on aggravated assault charges.
They will make an initial appearance in court on Friday.