CARUTHERSVILLE, MO (KAIT) - A Caruthersville teen was treated for injuries at a Pemiscot County hospital after he said he was assaulted by several people.
The 16-year-old told police he was beaten up on the 200 block of East 12th street. Officers then arrested 18-year-old Claude Taylor of Caruthersville. Taylor is being held in the Pemiscot County Justice Center on a $529.50 cash only bond.
Several other suspects have been identified in the assault and charges are pending through the Caruthersville Police Department and the Pemiscot County Juvenile Office.