SULLIVAN COUNTY, Mo– A couple of Sullivan County citizens could see up to a life sentence in the Missouri Department of corrections if
convicted in their recent charges.
According to court documents, the 49 year old Newton residents, Robin Laray Green and Richard James Allen, have been charged with a single count of first degree assault- causing serious physical injurie, after incidents which occurred this past Friday, March 18, 2016.
In a probable cause statement release to KMZU, Green and Allen both were involved in an attack on another Newtown resident around 10:15 p.m. March 18th. Statements include accusations of Allen punching the victim multiple times and struggling over a crow bar as well as Green burning the top of the victims head while Allen held him down.
The suspect was later transferred to a local hospital where he was loaded directly into a helicopter for transfer to another facility.
Arrest warrants were issued yesterday, March 21, 2016, for both the suspects.
Bail in the matter has been set at $50,000, cash only.