Lumpkin mayor charged with simple battery

LUMPKIN, GA (WXTX) – News Leader 9 has learned a local mayor has been arrested.

According to Stewart County sheriff officials, Lumpkin Mayor Charles Gibson was arrested and charged with simple battery. He is out bond.

The incident is still under investigation.

FOX 54 will continue following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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