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Man sought in Horn Lake stabbing incident

Photo: Coleby Hall (Courtesy Horn Lake Police)

Horn Lake Police are looking for a man accused in the stabbing of a woman at a trailer park.

Last Wednesday, April 7, officers were called to the Lynchburg Trailer Park, 7136 Highway 301 North about 4:30 p.m. regarding a woman who had been stabbed. 

Responding officers found a white woman who had been stabbed several times in the abdomen. The woman was rushed to Regional One Medical Center for treatment and is reported to be in critical, but stable condition.  

A small child was also in the home when the stabbing took place, but the child was unharmed and placed in the care of family members.  

Investigators determined that Coleby L. Hall was the suspect in what was a dating relationship between him and the female victim. 

A warrant for Hall has been issued and police are charging him with aggravated assault-domestic violence. They are now seeking his whereabouts in connection with the case and Hall is considered armed and dangerous.  

Anyone with information about where Hall may be is asked to call Horn Lake Police at 662-393-6174 or DeSoto County Crime Stoppers at 662-429-8477 (TIPS). 

Bob Bakken

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