Jasper Man Arrested For Domestic Violence; Pointing Firearm At His Wife.

A 29-year old Jasper man was taken into police custody last month following a violent domestic incident.

Matthrew Lee Hackman DCSD Photo

Matthrew Lee Hackman
DCSD Photo

Police say Matthew Lee Hackman faces multiple felony counts after Jasper police say he allegedly fire a gun and threw a knife towards his wife at the couple’s home in the 1600 block of Third Avenue.

JPD says during the altercation they say happened back on February 16th, Hackman fired a .22-caliber revolver into a mattress next to where his wife was sitting.  Police also say he threw a hunting knife that hit the mattress next to where his wife was sitting.

and also threw the hunting knife, hitting the mattress next to where the woman was sitting.  Police also determined that Hackman struck his wife in the back with the pistol during the course of the altercation.

JPD also says the altercation took place in the presence of Hackman’s three-year old daughter who was in an adjoining room.

Hackman is charged with Class B felony criminal confinement, Class C felony intimidation and Class D felony counts of criminal recklessness, domestic violence in the presence of a child and pointing a firearm at an individual.

He is being held on $3,000 cash bond.

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