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Lumberton city employee to keep job after alleged physical altercation

Source: Lamar County Jail Source: Lamar County Jail
LUMBERTON, MS (WDAM) -

A Lumberton city employee will keep his job following an alleged physical altercation in December.

Lumberton leaders held a meeting Tuesday to discuss disciplinary actions against City Works Director Daniel Davis.

During the meeting, a motion was made to suspend Davis, but because there was no second to the motion, no action was taken.

Davis is accused of beating a blogger and the city's librarian during an altercation a library.

Officials said two people were taken to the hospital. Davis was charged with disturbing the peace and simple assault.

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