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Brookshire mayor found not guilty of assault

Brookshire Mayor Eric Scott is seen in an undated photo.
Brookshire Mayor Eric Scott is seen in an undated photo. (KPRC2)

BROOKSHIRE, Texas – The mayor of Brookshire has been found not guilty of assault.

Mayor Eric Scott was accused of injuring his secretary after he allegedly slammed a door on her knee in June.

The trial wrapped up Thursday afternoon and he was cleared of all charges.