Starkville man arrested for assaulting police officer

Hubbard's bond has not been set at this time (courtesy)

The Starkville Police Department arrested a Starkville man on Tuesday following an altercation with a police officer.

SPD charged 46-year old Bennie B. Hubbard, of Starkville, with simple assault on a police officer (felony), disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest.

This incident occurred at Sprint Mart in the 1200 block of New Light Road at approximately 3 p.m.

The condition of the officer assaulted was not released. 
Hubbard was transported to the Webster County Jail and bond has not been announced at this time.

Hubbard has an initial municipal court appearance scheduled on Monday, Aug. 7, at 6 p.m.