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Aberdeen police officer in jail for assault

An Aberdeen police officer faces a domestic violence charge.

Posted: Feb 9, 2018 3:55 PM
Updated: Feb 9, 2018 7:32 PM

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - An Aberdeen police officer faces a domestic violence charge. 

Drakius Betts | Photo: Monroe County Jail

Drakius Betts was arrested Thursday by the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, accused of assaulting his girlfriend. 

The Aberdeen Police Department says it is looking into the matter. Other than that, very little information has been released concerning the case. 

This story will be updated when more information becomes available. 

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