Man charged with kidnapping off-duty Brookhaven deputy - - Jackson, MS

Man charged with kidnapping off-duty Brookhaven deputy

Source: Brookhaven police Source: Brookhaven police
BROOKHAVEN, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

63-year-old Joseph Damico was arrested by Brookhaven police on Friday and charged with allegedly kidnapping an off duty sheriff's deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.

He is being held on a $150,000 bond.

The deputy was working as a civil process server when he was allegedly held at gunpoint by Damico, the man he was trying to serve.

When the deputy went to Damico's house on South Church Street to serve him with a civil process, the man allegedly pulled out his gun and held him at gunpoint and threatened him.

After the incident, the victim filed charges against Damico for kidnapping.The name of the officer is not being released at this time.

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