Arrest made in assault case

Staff Report
Staff Writer

Cleveland McKale Bell, 24, of Starkville, turned himself in to the Starkville Police Department on Wednesday, in connection with a Nov. 23 domestic dispute, according to a SPD news release.

Bell had an outstanding warrant for simple assault and domestic violence. He allegedly brandished a handgun at the victim involved in the incident, the SPD release said.

He was served, processed and released on bond. Bell will appear in Municipal Court on Jan. 4 at 2 p.m.

Residents are encouraged to contact SPD if they have any information about the case.