Thursday, May 25, 2017
255 pound Neosho man says he punched woman behind Sam's Cellar in self-defense
According to the probable cause affidavit, Jeremy Lee Thurman, 30, struck a Neosho woman "with closed fist to the facial area causing major swelling and disfigurement." The woman was taken to Freeman Neosho for treatment.
Thurman, who weighs 255 pounds according to court records, told Neosho Police he had punched the woman, "but stated it was in self defense."