BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- What started as an arrest on misdemeanor charges ended with a man being charged with simple assault on a detention officer.
Sheriff Randy Tolar says Ricardo Jajuan Miller, 33, was arrested Saturday night by Booneville police on several misdemeanor charges.
He was brought to the Prentiss County jail and assaulted the detention officer during the booking process.
The officer suffered minor injuries in the incident and was treated a local hospital and released.
Miller was charged with a felony.
A justice court judge set his bond at $7,500.
The case will be presented to the Prentiss County grand jury.