BENTON COUNTY, Ark. (KNWA) -- Authorities arrested two men after they took turns shooting one another while wearing a bulletproof vest, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Charles Eugene Ferris, 50, and Christopher Hicks, 36, were arrested Monday, April 1, in connection with an aggravated assault.
They were released on a $5,000 bond and were issued a no-contact order from the Benton County Jail on Tuesday, April 2.
Benton County Sheriff's Deputy Dorian Hendrix went to Mercy Hospital around 11 p.m. Sunday, March 31, to investigate a male who had been shot multiple times while wearing a bulletproof vest, according to the affidavit.
Hendrix interviewed Ferris, who had a red spot on his chest, the affidavit states.