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Police charge Pontotoc man with Oxford assault

Ta Darius McIntosh | Photo: Oxford Police Department

Oxford police charged a 19-year-old from Pontotoc in connection to a weekend assault.

Posted: Jan 22, 2019 3:42 PM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford police charged a 19-year-old from Pontotoc in connection to a weekend assault.

The assault was reported to police on Sunday, Jan. 20, sometime near midnight. The location was on East Jackson Avenue, near South 10th Street.

Police say the victim was taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, then transferred to a Memphis hospital.

Ta Darius McIntosh is accused of assaulting the victim. However, police say no weapons were used in the assault.

McIntosh surrendered to law enforcement later that day. He’s charged with aggravated assault.

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