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Rudd man accused of stabbing his wife with a screwdriver

Matt Stiles Matt Stiles

Woman said she feared for her life.

Posted: Jul. 19, 2018 8:23 PM

RUDD, Iowa – A Floyd County man is accused of stabbing his wife with a screwdriver.

Matt Stiles, 32 of Rudd, is charged with 1st degree burglary and domestic assault causing serious injury. According to court documents, his wife has a no contact order against Stiles but he forcefully entered her home Wednesday, threw her to the ground, hit her in the head, and stabbed her in the back with a screwdriver.

Law enforcement says the woman complained of rib pain and said she feared for her life.

Stiles has been booked into the Floyd County Jail on $27,000 cash only bond.

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