Man charged with assault after victim’s jaw fractured

Man charged with assault after victim’s jaw fractured
A man is facing assault charges in Montgomery after a victim’s jaw was fractured. (Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A man is facing assault charges in Montgomery after a victim’s jaw was fractured.

According to Montgomery police Capt. Saba Coleman, Walter Means, 28, is charged with second-degree assault.

The charges are related to an incident that happened Nov. 5 around 6 p.m. in the 2000 block of Briar Gate Drive. An arrest affidavit indicated Means struck the victim in the face with his hands, feet, and fists.

The victim suffered a fracture to his left jaw, the affidavit added.

Means was identified as the suspect, taken into custody Friday.

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