Sheriff’s deputies arrested a
Deputies arrested 27-year-old Brandon
Nickens this morning on
On October 23, Nickens is accused of
attacking the victim, 51-year-old Stuart Gordon Dunaway, after a verbal
altercation outside a home on
Detectives say Friday, Nickens and Dunaway
were playing dominoes and drinking alcohol at a camp site near the
“They’d been playing dominoes and an
argument started there, they got into a vehicle and ended up at the home in
The two decided to drive over to a home on
At that point, Lt. Harris says the two men got into a heated argument that erupted into a fight.
“The victim was walking toward the house when he was struck behind and he was knocked to the ground, and the suspect started beating him,” he said.
Initially, police responded to a fight call
“AMR responded to the scene, they took him to the hospital. The suspect was gone,” said Harris.
Police say that the two men were acquaintances. Nickens has a history of past arrests for aggravated battery and domestic violence.