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Police on St. John Arrest Man on Domestic Violence Charge

December 13, 2010
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Police on St. John arrested Antonio Powell, 28, around 8:00 a.m. Sunday, December 12 and charged him with Aggravated Assault and Battery Domestic Violence.  

According to the initial police report Powell repeatedly punched a female victim on her body and face causing a cuts and scratches. The suspect and victim are romantically involved, police said. The incident occurred at an Estate Grundwald residence.

The victim was transported by private vehicle to the Myrah Keating Smith Community Health Center for treatment.

Powell is a St. Thomas native residing in Estate Adrian on St. John.

Bail for Powell was denied due to the domestic violence charge and he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending further court action.

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