Texoma Man Facing Assault Charges

A Texoma man is accused of stabbing a female in the neck.

Police were dispatched to the front of the Burkburnett police department on April 22nd in reference to a possible assault.

Officers say a 44 year old female sitting in a car. She told police an acquaintance, 51 year old William Splude, 51, stabbed her in the neck with a knife at his residence. Officers saw a laceration to the left-front of her neck and blood on her shirt.

Police arrived at Splude's residence and saw him the backyard by a shed. Splude is charged with aggravated assault with deadly weapon.