MHP trooper arrested for domestic violence

Devodrick Sims (Source: Lowndes County Sheriff's Dept. via WCBI)

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WLBT) - A Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper was arrested in Lowndes County, according to WCBI.

Devodrick Sims is charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and malicious mischief.

Sims is accused of grabbing a woman's arm, pushing her into a car and hitting her head on the vehicle.

Sims is also accused of punching a car's windshield and damaging it.

The incidents allegedly happened Nov. 11 at Lehmberg Cove Apartments in Columbus.

Sims is a patrol officer assigned to Troop G in Starkville.