Tuscumbia Police lieutenant recovering from fight with suspect

Published: Apr. 28, 2022 at 2:34 PM CDT
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TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (WAFF) - A Tuscumbia Police Department lieutenant is recovering from facial injuries that he got during a fight with a suspect.

According to Tuscumbia PD Police Chief Tony Logan, Lieutenant George Henley was responding to a domestic violence call on Tuesday when the suspect attacked him. Lt. Henley was hit in the face several times and has a fracture around his eye and his jaw.

The domestic violence dispute was between a mother and son at the Virginia Street Apartments.

Kelvin Cole, 23, was arrested and charged with second-degree felony assault of a law enforcement officer, misdemeanor domestic violence, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.

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