Tarboro man, 66, accused of cutting wife’s throat

March 24, 2019
Lester Davis (Credit: Edgecombe County SO)

A man accused of cutting his wife’s throat was arrested on Sunday.

According to the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a domestic incident Sunday morning at a home along Woodcroft Lane near Tarboro.

Lester Davis, 66, was taken into custody. Specific charges were not listed.

Davis’ wife was hospitalized and listed in stable condition, according to officials.