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Soldier assaulted on Buena Vista Road

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Fort Benning soldier is recovering after being assaulted with a pistol.  It happened Saturday night in the 4000 block of Buena Vista Road.

According to police reports, the suspect, 26-year-old John Williams, broke out a car window and struck the victim, Cleveland Henderson, over the head.

Williams was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and criminal trespassing. He's being held in the Muscogee County Jail.

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