Boone Co. Sheriff's Deputies Respond to Report of Assault
COLUMBIA - Boone County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call reporting an assault with a pistol Monday on New Haven Road.
Upon arrival, deputies received statements that a male had brandished a weapon and threatened a local tenant with the same weapon.
Deputies were able to locate the suspect, 24-year-old Columbia resident Joshua Hendren at a nearby residence. After a short struggle, Joshua was taken into custody.
Hendren was booked on armed criminal action, assault in the second degree, and resisting arrest.
Hendren's bond has not been set.