Deputies: Williamson man assaulted woman during domestic incident on Sunday

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 55-year-old Williamson man following a domestic incident, which happened early Sunday morning.

Deputies arrested Tyrone C. Walker Sr., 55, of Ridge Road on assault, criminal mischief, and criminal obstruction of breathing charges.

It is alleged that during a physical altercation with a female victim, Walker took a cell phone from her in an attempt to stop a call from being placed to 911 for help.

He’s also accused of placing his hands around her neck and choking the victim.

Deputies say that she suffered bruising, minor lacerations, and injuries to her neck as result of the assault.

Walker was arraigned and held pending further legal action.

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