Man accused of beating someone with a shovel is arrested
WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) – A man accused of beating someone with a shovel is arrested.
29-year-old Jacob Austin Pleasants is charged with aggravated assault.
West Point Police Chief Avery Cook says the incident happened on November 10.
Officers believe there was an argument over a girlfriend.
The victim had to be treated at the hospital for his injuries.
A booking photo of Pleasants was not available.