Local teen arrested for assault, burglary

Published 12:00 am Thursday, July 16, 2009

NATCHEZ — A Natchez teen was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s Brooklyn Drive residence.

Adams County Sheriff’s Office Invesitgator Ricky Stevens said Jamale Minor, 17, allegedly forced open the door to the woman’s bedroom, held a knife to her neck and attempted to have sex with her.

The woman fought with Minor and his attempts were unsuccessful.

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Minor has been charged with burglary and aggravated assault.

He is being held without bond.