POSTED: Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 1:43pm
UPDATED: Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 2:10pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — An East Texas man is now behind bars after assaulting a man and a woman with a baseball bat.
It happened at 8:00 a.m. sunday at the Economy Inn located at 3301 Mineola Highway.
Tyler Police were told that a black male was at that location assaulting residents in room 410 with a baseball bat.
Police found Jeremy Walker, 24, and Amber Garza, 26, inside the room. Both victims had been assaulted with a baseball bat. Garza was taken to a local hospital by ambulance and Walker was taken to a hospital by a private vehicle.
Information wsa given to the officers that the suspect left in a white Ford Crown Victoria.
Authorities later lcoated the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop and arrested Grover Davis, 52, of Tyler.
Davis was booked into Smith County Jail on two charges of aggravated assault.