Jackson man charged with domestic aggravated assault for shooting wife

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – A Jackson man is arrested for shooting his wife Saturday.

Tony Hampton, 54, was arrested and charged with domestic aggravated assault.

Hampton is accused of shooting his wife in the left leg according to Officer Colendula Green with the Jackson Police Department.

Officer Green says Hampton was considered “at large” for some time on Saturday because he left the scene.

The wife’s injuries are non-life threatening.

This is a developing story.

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