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Police: Greene County man air-lifted to hospital after drunken fight

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PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

Two Greene County men were arrested on charges of domestic battery and terroristic threatening after getting into a fight early Saturday morning, according to a report from the Greene Co. Sheriff’s Office.

According to the police report, Jesse Cross, 33, of Lafe was arrested after striking Billy Miller in the face. Miller, 63, of Lafe was also arrested for terroristic threatening.

When officers arrived on the scene, police said Miller and Cross “appeared to be intoxicated.”

According to Deputy Matt Ring’s narrative, Miller said he got into an argument with Cross when he was attacked. Cross told Ring that Miller was the aggressor.

While deputies were on scene, Miller threatened to kill his son and the responding deputies, the report stated.

After being transported to Arkansas Methodist Medical Center, Miller was flown to another hospital due to the severity of his injuries.

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