Woman charged after biting corrections officer

WILLIAMS

WILLIAMS

By JB Clark

Daily Journal

BOONEVILLE – A Booneville woman was charged with felony simple assault on an officer being arrested on misdemeanor charges last Saturday.

Jennifer Lauren Williams, 29, was being booked into the Prentiss County Jail on the misdemeanor charges when she allegedly assaulted a corrections officer and bit the officer’s arm.

The officer required medical attention but was not hospitalized.

Williams’ bond was set at $1,500 for the misdemeanor charges and $7,500 for the assault.