Assault on a Youth

Clinton Public Safety yesterday made an arrest from an alleged Sunday assault off Highway 72 East. 46-year-old Devon Allan Dennis of Two Notch Road, Columbia was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd Degree, accused of striking a juvenile in the left side of his face with a closed fist, resulting in a contusion and a chipped tooth. Mr. Dennis was released on a $500 personal recognizance bond.