Warren County Commissioner Facing Assault Charge

Michael Martin

A long-time Warren County Commissioner is facing an assault charge in connection with a confrontation that took place at Thursday night’s meeting of the Health and Welfare Committee.
Michael Martin has been summoned to General Sessions Court on June 26th to answer the charge.
Witnesses said Martin got into an argument with Animal Control Director Kim Pettrey and ordered her to leave the building. In the warrant, Pettrey said she was in fear of bodily injury.