Gleason man facing assault and weapon charges
A Gleason man was arrested on assault and weapon charges
following a domestic dispute on Sunday, August 23.
According to a court affidavit, Weakley County Sheriff’s
officer Jonathan McDowell responded to 2366 Sand Hill Road to investigate a
report of shots fired. When he arrived at the scene, the officer found
50-year-old Robert Eugene Chapman being restrained by two witnesses.
After Officer McDowell placed Chapman in handcuffs, he
discovered a .22-caliber firearm in the defendant’s front pocket.
Chapman is charged with Aggravated Domestic Assault and
Possession of a Handgun while Under the Influence.
(See compete story in Aug. 26th issue of the Dresden Enterprise.)