Jacob Tyler Summers is charged with domestic assault for allegedly beating a Roane County Sheriff’s Office corrections officer on April 5.
Sheriff Jack Stockton said he discussed the incident with his employee – Paige Beaty.
“She just wanted to ensure me that she was sorry that it happened,” Stockton said.
Stockton said he tried to reassure Beaty.
“I told her she can’t control someone else’s actions,” he said.