Domestic Assault 2nd Degree

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday arrested a man on allegations of a domestic assault Monday. 30-year-old Demik Anthony Wells of 1311 Pinehaven Street Extension, Laurens was charged with Domestic Violence 2nd Degree.

A warrant citing an investigation of Lt. Timothy Byrd states that on September 25th Mr. Wells inflicted moderate injury on the victim by pushing her forehead with his fist and breaking her cell phone, preventing her from calling law enforcement. He is also accused of breaking her windshield while children were present.

With a cash or surety bond set at $15,000 during arraignment yesterday, Demik Anthony Wells remained in the Laurens County Detention Center this morning.