HPD: Woman jailed after altercation with her ex

HPD: Woman jailed after altercation with her ex
Brittany Bryant

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg woman is behind bars and charged with domestic violence-aggravated assault after police say she assaulted her ex-boyfriend.

Brittany Bryant, 29, was arrested early Thursday morning for the incident that occurred in the 1600 block of West 7th Street just before midnight Wednesday.

Bryant is charged with one count of domestic violence-aggravated assault, and is currently housed in the Forrest County Jail awaiting her initial appearance.

"She was involved in an altercation with an ex-boyfriend, who was sent to the hospital as a result of the incident," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

Traxler added that a knife was used during the altercation, but could not give more details.

According to Traxler, the victim is listed in stable condition.