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2 Murphysboro, IL men arrested for allegedly battery with dangerous weapons

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

Two men from Murphysboro, Illinois were arrested Sunday morning in connection to a report that they attacked someone with a taser and knife.

At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jackson County deputies were informed of a possible battery involving dangerous weapons at a home in rural Murphysboro, IL.

Deputies learned Billy Jack Reed, 21, and Dakota Digby, 23, both of Murphysboro, allegedly attacked a victim with a taser/stun gun and knife.

Officials were able to obtain search warrants for both Reed and Digby, as well as a search warrant for a home at 56 Hoover Road.

At around 7 a.m. on Sunday, deputies went to the home and found both Reed and Digby, taking both into custody.

They were both taken to the Jackson County Jail. Bond was set at $50,000 each.

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