Third suspect arrested in Meridian motel assault

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Police have arrested the third suspect they believe is responsible for an attack and burglary at a Meridian motel.

Janie Grady was charged with felony aggravated assault and commercial burglary.

Sergeant Dareall Thompson says Grady turned herself in to police after she noticed her face on our newscast as a wanted suspect.

Thompson says the alleged criminals brutally beat the owner of the Economy Inn on North Frontage Road and stole hundreds of dollars from the business.

Total bond for Grady is set at $200,000.