The Christian County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man arrested for allegedly robbing the Country Boy Store yesterday and sending the owner to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
A news release from Captain Chris Miller says 27-year old William McKinley Fields of Roaring Springs Road, Cadiz is charged with attempted murder and first degree robbery for the incident that happened around noon Wednesday.
Fields allegedly struck 74-year old Kenneth Gant Golladay in the head during the course of the robbery, knocking him unconscious. Captain Miller says Golladay is listed in stable condition at Vanderbilt.
Fields was located at the Murray Wal-Mart after collaboration between local police and law enforcement in Trigg and Calloway Counties.