Police arrest man for assault

From Staff Reports

A 35-year-old Columbiana man is being held in the Shelby County Jail after an alleged sexual assault in the Four Mile community.

Randy Scott Buckner was arrested on charges of first degree sodomy, first degree attempted rape and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to officials with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.

Buckner is being held in the Shelby County Jail with a total bond amount of $63,000, officials said.

&uot;The victim knew the defendant as a friend of a common acquaintance,&uot; according to a press release issued by the Sheriff’s Office