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Arrest made in beating incident

Sunday, February 21, 2010

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Jim "Bug" Harris
BENTON - A Haywood City man was arrested in connection with a Wednesday night incident.

Jim "Bug" Harris Jr., 49, is charged with first degree robbery, first degree assault and armed criminal action. He is in custody at the Scott County Jail under $100,000 bond.

Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter said the sheriff's office received a report Wednesday night that a 26-year-old female was at the hospital with severe head injuries due to a beating incident that occurred at her residence in Haywood City. It was also reported that the victim was seven months pregnant.

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