Man arrested for assaulting off-duty officer

Man arrested for assaulting off-duty officer

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man is in jail, accused of assaulting his girlfriend, who is a Memphis police officer.

MPD was called to a home on Danville Road on October 4. Officers found a woman severely beaten in her front yard.

The woman told the responding officers that Jacky McKinney ran up from behind and began choking her and punching her in the face.

According to Memphis Police Department, McKinney's punches resulted in two swollen eyes, a swollen forehead, a broken nose, and cuts to the woman's face and hands.

The woman was taken to the hospital.

According to MPD, McKinney was out of jail on bond for a previous incident involving the same woman and thus violated the bond conditions.

McKinney is charged with aggravated assault and violating bail conditions.

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