Starkville man jailed on assault charge

Jim Gaines
Staff Writer

A Starkville man is in the Oktibbeha County jail facing an aggravated assault charge, according to a news release from Caryl Pritchard, investigation division, Starkville Police Department.
Demetry Elliott, 38, was arrested Tuesday in connection with a Monday incident. He is held on $50,000 bond, according to the news release.
“The incident is still under investigation and further arrest (sic) may be pending,” Pritchard's release said.