December 5, 2013
Aggravated Assault Incident
FORT RUCKER, Ala. – At approximately 5:30 a.m. Monday morning Fort Rucker officials were notified of a potential break in and assault in progress at a post residence.
Upon arriving at the scene, first responders found one victim with injuries and was transported to a local hospital and is currently in stable condition.
The alleged assailant had fled the scene before authorities arrived.
A BOLO for the alleged suspect SGT Christopher Saulsberry was issued. He was apprehended by local authorities in Marianna, Fla. and is being held in the Jackson County Jail where he will be turned over to military authorities.
SGT Saulsberry is currently stationed with the 1st Battalion, 9th Field Artillery unit at Fort Stewart, Ga.
Fort Rucker Public Affairs Office will provide more information as it becomes available.