Man arrested for axe handle beating

By Betty Simpson |

Published 08/28 2014 10:27AM

Updated 08/28 2014 05:17PM

MATTOON -- A man faces charges of mob action and aggravated battery. Police arrested 26-year old Rashaad Person, Wednesday night. Authorities say Person was one of a group of men who beat a victim with an axe handle on a street in April. The victim was treated and released for non-life threatening injuries.

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