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Bar disturbance lands Columbus man behind bars

Jeffrey Barker | Photo: Lowndes County Jail

More arrests are possible following a disturbance at a Lowndes County bar.

Posted: Jan. 31, 2018 2:16 PM

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – More arrests are possible following a disturbance at a Lowndes County bar.

On Monday, officers responded to the Boom Boom Bar and Lounge on Highway 373 in reference to a disturbance involving injuries.

According to the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Department, the investigation revealed the incident was a domestic disturbance and both people involved received injuries.

Investigators did not release any more information concerning the incident.

One victim was taken to a local hospital.

Jeffrey Barker, 36, of Columbus, was arrested and charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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