Tennessee man dies days after being assaulted


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. - Just days after police say a Tennessee man was assaulted, he died of his injuries.

William Joseph "Bill" Puckett is charged with assaulting Robert Elks Monday at a home in Martin, Tennessee.

Four days later, Elks was found dead in South Fulton.

Police say elks died of his injuries from the assault.