Midland Man Behind Bars on Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Beating a husband and wife with a pipe landed a Midland man behind bars.

28-year-old Jacari Jackson is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

It happened at the Denny's on West Wall around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Police say the couple gave money to Jackson for drugs.

When Jackson returned with no drugs or money, the three started to argue.

That's when Jackson hit the husband and wife several with a pipe.

The couple ended up in the hospital but their injuries aren't life threatening.