On 07-26-2020, the Lee County Sheriff Department responded to NMMC to a report of an individual that had been severely beaten. Upon arrival deputies found the victim had severe injuries to his facial and head areas. Further investigation into the incident revealed that the suspect had gone to where the victim was working on his truck and attacked the victim and beat him unconscious. A warrant was then issued for the arrest of the suspect for Aggravated Assault, due to the extent of the injuries the victim incurred. The suspect was on Federal Probation and with their assistance we were able to arrest him without incident. The suspect was arraigned by a Lee County Justice Court Judge and bond set at 10,000.00 dollars.
Kerry L. Scruggs
46 years of age
On Probation for- Felon in Possession of a Firearm