Man arrested in assault, breaking, entering
March 17, 2017 at 5:55 p.m.
Updated March 17, 2017 at 5:55 p.m.
A Marshall man was arrested Friday after breaking into Belaire Manor Apartment and assaulting a female resident.
Marshall Police Department stated officers were called to the Belaire Manor Apartments around 6 a.m. in the 1400 block of Julie Street in reference to a burglary in progress, discovering a window air conditioner unit had been removed from a front window of an apartment and the window was left open. After hearing a female inside the apartment screaming for help, officers entered through the window of the apartment and found a male suspect assaulting a female victim.
The suspect, identified as 55-year-old Willie Davis, of Marshall, was taken into custody and booked into the Harrison County Jail where he is charged with burglary of a habitation and interfering with an emergency call. His bond is set at $33,000. The female victim was treated at the scene for minor injuries.