JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - On Tuesday, The Jones County Sheriff's Department deputies were dispatched to the South Central Regional Medical Center's Emergency Room in reference to an assault.
Deputies spoke with a female victim who had been physically assaulted.
Her injuries included bruising to her neck, hands, arms, legs, head and torso.
The victim said her boyfriend, Christopher Kane Taylor, 25 of Ellisville, had gotten mad at her and began striking her with his fists, kicking her with his steel toed work boots and choking her with his hands.
The victim said during the choking episode, she lost consciousness. An affidavit was prepared and a warrant was issued on Taylor for a domestic violence-aggravated assault charge.
On Wednesday, Taylor was arrested on this warrant and transported to the Jones County Adult Detention Center. He will make his initial appearance before Jones County Justice Court Judge Billie Graham on Thursday at 1:00 p.m.