HOLLY SPRINGS - A Marshall County man is behind bars accused of beating another man until he was unconscious.
Holly Springs police responded to The Blues Alley on Center Street on Aug. 1 for a man who had been assaulted and knocked out cold. When the victim came to, he was able to identify his attacker to police. The man reported that Willie Demario Rooks, of Holly Springs, not only attacked him but also took his money after the assault.
Rooks was arrested Nov. 4 and charged with aggravated assault and robbery. During his initial appearance, bond was set at $50,000.
Anyone with information on this crime should contact the Holly Springs Police Department at 662-252-2122.