North Alabama man arrested on assault, fleeing charges

North Alabama man arrested on assault, fleeing charges

August 17th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Darrell Dewayne Samples

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

JACKSON COUNTY, AL -- Deputies in Jackson County, along with Section Police officers, responded to a report of an assault involving a man with gun Wednesday night in the Dutton community on County Road 368.

As deputies and officers arrived, they observed a man later identified as Darrell Dewayne Samples, 26, in a field with what appeared to a handgun. Samples fled but was soon apprehended.

During the pursuant investigation, it was determined that he had been involved in altercations with three different family members, one which had been struck in the head with a weapon.

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