New Year's Day Domestic Violence Situation
According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, a New Year’s Day domestic violence situation resulted in the arrest of John Hunt, 45, of Centre. Hunt allegedly struck his wife in the face, and she fled to their residence and locked the doors to keep out the offender. Deputies arrived on the scene to find the suspect had driven his vehicle through the garage door to gain entry to the residence. Hunt was taken into custody and charged with third degree domestic violence.