Another Arrest Made in Robertson County Assault

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

Another arrest has been made in connection with the assault of Robertson County teen. Police say a fifth suspect turned himself in Monday.

Ricky Reed, 17, and four juveniles have been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The victim told police he was in the Hearne High school gym Thursday when the five students charged at him. He said they pinned him down then put a chain around his neck. Police say the victim told them Reed said "lets hang him up," and began punching the victim in the head.

The underage boys have been taken to the Rockdale Juvenile Detention Center, and Reed is being held in the Robertson County Jail on a $50,000 bond.


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