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Man arrested following bar fight

Raheem Johnson is charged with aggravated assault in Clay County.

Posted: Nov. 10, 2017 12:56 PM
Updated: Nov. 10, 2017 1:17 PM

WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) – A young man from West Point is accused of hitting another person in the face with a beer bottle.

According to the Clay County Sheriff’s Department, 23-year-old Raheem Johnson was charged with one count of aggravated assault.

Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott says this arrest stemmed from an incident that occurred in a bar in western Clay County.

The victim was transported to a Memphis hospital for facial reconstructive surgery.

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