Amory police charge two with aggravated assault after weekend incident

The Amory Police Department responded to an aggravated assault report on Saturday, March 9 at 1119 J Avenue in Amory after a call was received through Monroe County E911 as a hang-up call to 911 at 11:30 p.m.
According to a statement from the APD, officers were dispatched to check the residence. The man who answered the door at the home was bruised and bloody from an attack which included multiple stab wounds.
An ambulance was called to transport the victim to the hospital while officers started the search for the suspects. The victim was able to identify two men who had attacked him.
Both the suspects were taken into custody by Amory police March 10. The victim was treated and released at the North Mississippi Medical Center.
Roderick R. McKissick, 37 of Amory was arrested by Amory Police Department and charged with aggravated assault.
Kelvin L. Spratt, Age 36, of Aberdeen was arrested by Amory Police Department and charged with aggravated assault.
Bond for both men was set at $25,000.

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About Ray Van Dusen

I've been with the Monroe Journal since Aug. 2009 as a staff writer, but took the role as news editor in late 2012. I'm always looking for interesting story ideas from around Monroe County. You can reach me via email at ray.vandusen@journalinc.com.