Monday, September 25, 2023

Oxford Man Arrested for Alleged Felony Domestic Assault

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department arrested a local man recently for felony domestic assault.

Nickie Thompson

According to a report, the sheriff’s department received a report of a domestic situation in progress in the area of County Road 102 on Monday.

Investigators and deputies responded to the scene to take a report of the incident.

During the investigation, Nickie Thompson, 45, of Oxford was arrested and charged with two counts of domestic violence/aggravated assault.

In Mississippi, a domestic violence charge generally becomes a felony if a weapon or strangulation is involved.

Thompson was transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center where he was booked and later released on a $30,000 bond.

Staff report