Homeless man assaults woman
A homeless man is behind bars after a business woman claims he assaulted her. A woman claims 49-year-old Richard Bruce Carver made racial and sexual comments towards her outside of a business in Waveland.
The woman says the suspect spit in her face and cursed at her when she asked him to leave the property. Afterward the suspect stole several items from a nearby business. Officers discovered Carver has multiple communicable diseases. He was charged with simple assault and knowingly exposing the victim.
He is being held at the Hancock County Justice Facility on a $7,000 bond.