Southaven officer charged in domestic incident, department says

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — A Southaven, Mississippi police officer is facing charges following a domestic incident.

Kevin Kroft, 31, is charged with Simple Assault/Domestic Violence.

Southaven Police received a 911 call regarding a domestic disturbance at the Civic Center Apartments Sunday evening.

According to a release, officers were dispatched to the scene and determined that an off-duty officer of the Southaven Police Department was one of the parties involved.

Southaven Police secured the scene, and the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department was called to conduct the investigation.

A spokesperson with the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department confirmed an incident Sunday evening involving a Southaven Police Officer at the Civic Center Apartments but could not make any further statement due to the ongoing investigation.

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