Hattiesburg man jailed for aggravated assault

Hattiesburg man jailed for aggravated assault
Jeremy Spann. Photo Credit: Forrest County Jail

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hub City man is behind bars for allegedly choking his girlfriend in a domestic dispute.

Jeremy Spann, 22, of Hattiesburg, was arrested early Thursday morning in the 200 block of Parkdale Avenue after officers responded to the domestic call.

"The suspect, Spann, was taken into custody after officers responded to calls of an altercation between him and his girlfriend," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler. "The suspect attempted to choke his girlfriend, she was checked out by medical personnel, but not transported from the scene."

Spann was booked into the Forrest County Jail and charged with domestic violence-aggravated assault.