Yelling ex-girlfriend jailed in stabbing of Macon man at store

Tynesha Haslem, 28
Tynesha Haslem, 28 Handout photo

Hours after a Macon woman allegedly stabbed her ex-boyfriend at a Houston Avenue store, deputies took her to jail.

Tynesha Haslem, 28, is accused of following Jerome Smith into the C Mini Mart at 3380 Houston Ave. at about 4:10 p.m. Monday, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

As Haslem was yelling at Smith, she stabbed the 29-year-old man in the left leg, deputies said.

She was charged with aggravated assault and is being held in the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center.

Smith was taken by a friend to Medical Center, Navicent Health for treatment of his wound, which was not considered life-threatening.