For Immediate Release
December 14, 2007
Contact: Michele Nicholson
Public Information Officer
BEATING VICTIM IN CRITICAL CONDITION
An Alabama man is in critical condition after being beaten and stabbed
overnight in Laurel Hill. 32-year old Jeremy Wayne Williams is being treated at
North Okaloosa Medical Center in Crestview, awaiting transfer to Sacred Heart
Hospital in Pensacola.
Deputies say Williams came into the Tom Thumb Store on Highway 85 in
Laurel Hill around 2:10 a.m. Friday morning. He had been beaten and stabbed in
the face following an altercation on the roadway off 5th Street in
One person is in custody at this time. Additional information will be
released as it becomes available.