Trial Date Set for Man Who Attacked Wife with Axe

A trial date has been set for a man who attacked his wife with an axe. 35-year-old Alidor Sita Masingo of Kirksville, was arrested after witnesses identified him as the attacker. They told police they they heard a sceam, and children yelling for help. Police responded to the 200 block of E. Scott Street at around 11 p.m. June 29th, and found the victim in the street with injuries. Masingo’s trial will begin sometime in July 2019. He is charged with a class A felony of domestic assault in the first degree, and a felony of armed criminal action