Wayne County man arrested for assaulting officer

Wayne County man arrested for assaulting officer

WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Wayne County man was arrested for assaulting an officer.

Authorities said Kenneth Dueitt assaulted a narcotics officer with the Wayne County Sheriff's Department during a checkpoint on Reservoir Road in Wayne County.

He's charged with one count of simple assault on a law enforcement officer and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.