Laurel police arrest man for 2012 aggravated assault

Marcus Jefferson
Marcus Jefferson

On Friday, at approximately 8 p.m., Laurel police officers arrested Marcus C. Jefferson, 25, on Greene Street in Laurel.

Williams was sought for his alleged involvement in an aggravated assault that took place in June of 2012. Jefferson was also being pursued by four other law enforcement agencies in Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana on unrelated charges.

Jefferson will be charged with one count of aggravated assault by LPD. After his initial appearance in Laurel Municipal Court, Jefferson will await to be extradited to face pending charges in other jurisdictions.

Jefferson was being harbored by a Sade Williams, 22, of Laurel. Williams was charged with one count of hindering prosecution.