Crime notes this morning includes news from the Log Cabin Democrat
that a domestic battery charge against the lead pastor of a Conway church had been upgraded to a felony because of the extent of the victim's injuries, including a fracture of his eye socket.
Michael Derrick Jones is charged with beating his cousin July 13. The newspaper identifies him as lead pastor of the Sold Out Church of Conway. The Log Cabin has been unable to reach him for comment about this or the earlier charge.