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Huntsville police: Man charged after cutting woman in fight

Jeffrey Watkins

The investigation is ongoing.

Posted: Aug 19, 2019 1:36 PM

A Huntsville man is in jail after police say he cut a woman during a fight.

Jeffrey Watkins, 60, is charged with second-degree domestic violence with a bond of $2,500.

Huntsville police say they responded to an apartment in the 500 block of Executive Drive about 5:15 p.m. Saturday to find Watkins and a female victim were having an argument over relationship issues.

Police said Watkins picked up a knife and cut the victim during the argument. Police said Watkins ran away but was taken into custody by officers a short time later.

The investigation is ongoing.

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