A man is under arrest after Police say he tried to run his wife's car down on the highway.
New Bern Police say John Stewart is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and hit and run.
Stewart's wife told them she went looking for her husband after coming home and not finding him there early Sunday. Police say she was near Moore's BBQ on Highway 17 near Trent Road, when Stewart drove up unexpectedly, crashed into his wife's vehicle and drove off. The 28 year-old man was jailed on a $10,000 bond.