Three Assault Suspects Behind Bars In Onslow County

We're gathering details on the arrests of three people for an assault inside a local motel room.

The three assault suspects are currently booked in the Onslow County jail and are all from Virginia, they are 30-year-old Tyron Long, 35-year-old Marcus Alston, and 27-year-old Nichole Acosta.

Jacksonville police said all three assaulted a man at the Quality Inn and stealing $175 on Sunday.

Acosta is additionally charged with possessing marijuana and soliciting the assaulted man for purposes of prostitution.