Williams' trial for assault set for Tuesday

Greenville – Trial begins Tuesday for a Greenville man charged in viscous beating one year ago.

Randy Lee Williams has pleaded not guilty to an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

The incident in question occurred in April 2009. Williams reportedly beat a male victim until he was unconscious and beyond, requiring the individual to be hospitalized.

Williams has nine prior felony convictions on his record.