Millsboro- Delaware State Police arrested 21-year-old Mardis L. Powell Jr of Ellendale on assault following an incident on Monday night time.
On Might 10, 2021, at roughly 10:40 p.m., troopers responded to Hollyville Highway for a reported assault. The investigation decided the 17-year-old feminine sufferer obtained a name from her acquaintance, Mardis Powell Jr., who requested she meet him within the parking zone of Carillon Woods Residences. When the sufferer responded, Powell grew to become aggressive along with her, and a verbal argument ensued earlier than he took her cellphone, threw it on the bottom, after which sprayed her within the face with pepper spray. The sufferer and Powell then engaged in a bodily altercation within the parking zone earlier than being separated by one other particular person within the parking zone. The sufferer acquired into her car and commenced to drive away when Powell kicked the facet of her 2011 Hyundai Sonata. Because the sufferer left the scene, Powell adopted her to her residence and began yelling at her within the driveway earlier than throwing a radio on the rear window, inflicting it to shatter. Powell fled the realm earlier than police arrived. The sufferer didn’t require medical consideration.
On Might 11, 2021, Powell was situated and transported to Troop 4 the place he was charged with the next crimes:
- Assault 2nd Diploma (Felony)
- Legal Mischief
Powell was arraigned within the magistrate Court docket #2 and dedicated to Sussex Correctional Establishment on a $10,100.00 money bond.
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