Gilchrist arrested on assault charges

On March 1 at approximately 11:55 p.m., Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to a residence on CR 1012 in Center in reference to an assault.

Once on scene, deputies made contact with a white female who stated her husband, identified as George Randall Gilchrist, 32, of Center, arrived home at approximately 10:30 p.m. intoxicated.

The female stated an argument ensued between the two which resulted in her being assaulted. Deputies searched the residence and were unable to locate Gilchrist.

On March 2, warrants were issued for Gilchrist and he was arrested at a residence on CR 1005.

Gilchrist was book into the Shelby County Jail and charged with Abandoning/Endangering a Child (SJF); Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (F-2); Assault Family Violence Impeding Breath/Circulation (F-3); Unlawful Restraint (F-3); Terroristic Threat of Family/Household (M-A); InterfereW/Emergency Call (M-A); and Deadly Conduct (M-A).