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Man charged for weekend assault in Union County

Larry R. Smith | Photo: Union County Jail

A man is accused of cutting two other people in Union County during the weekend.

Posted: Dec. 4, 2018 1:23 PM

UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is accused of cutting two other people in Union County during the weekend.

The man is identified as Larry Smith. He’s charged with aggravated assault.

Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards says the altercation happened Saturday, December 1, on County Road 50 sometime near 9 p.m.

The sheriff says Smith cut a woman on the hand. He’s also accused of cutting another man on the head and hand.

The two victims were transported to a local hospital and have been released after receiving stitches.

Smith is currently out of jail on a $5,000 bond. His case is expected to go before the next available grand jury.

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