On September 12, 2018, Jones County Sheriff’s Deputies were notified of a disturbance at Bok Homa Casino. An employee of the casino was assaulted by Norris Brown, 35 of Hattiesburg. The employee was receiving medical treatment at South Central Regional Medical Center.
The employee informed deputies that he was assaulted by Brown, after Brown had been causing problems and was asked to leave the casino. The employee was poked in the eye and had broken jaw, finger and tooth. An arrest warrant was issued for Brown for Aggravated Assault.
With the assistance of Heidelberg Police Department, Brown was taken into custody on September 25, 2018. His initial appearance is scheduled for September 26, 2018 at 1:00pm at Jones County Justice Court.