April 11, 2024

Prentiss County Man Arrested On Domestic Violence Charges After Running Into Woods Behind Home

Morgan Howard

Source: Prentiss County SO
Source: Prentiss County SO
On the night of April 7, the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Department responded to a domestic violence situation on County Road 7030.
When officers arrived, they made contact with a female who said that she and the suspect had been arguing.
The suspect had a firearm in his possession. He fired one shot into the kitchen floor near where she stated she was standing. Then a second shot was fired later.
The suspect 55-year-old Thomas Leon Bozek of Booneville was later found in the woods behind his house. He was placed under arrest and charged with Aggravated Domestic Violence.’
Source: Prentiss County SO
Source: Prentiss County SO
Justice Court Judge Ray Hall set the bond at $50,000.00.
Bozek was out on bond from a previous Aggravated Domestic Violence from a previous relationship. He remains in custody at this time. Investigators and Deputies recovered a handgun the suspect had in his possession at the time he was taken into custody along with additional firearms from the residence.
The sheriff’s department described this as a very tense situation and they said fortunately no one was seriously hurt.
The case will be presented to the next Prentiss County Grand Jury by Investigator Torie Jumper.

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