Man charged with assaulting girlfriend in Columbus

Kent McGregory | Photo: Columbus PD

A man is accused of assaulting his girlfriend in Columbus.

Posted: Jun. 7, 2018 9:05 AM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is accused of assaulting his girlfriend in Columbus. 

Kent McGregory was arrested on Tuesday, June 5 for domestic aggravated assault. 

Columbus police say the incident happened in the 600 block of 17th Street South. 

The victim stated she had been assaulted during an altercation with McGregory. 

The woman was taken to a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. She was later released. 

McGregory's bond was denied because of a hold by the Mississippi Department of Corrections. 

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