Released By Sgt. Robert Masten Incident #51.17.370 @0919 hours
On 01.12.2017 at approximately 9:19 am Milford Police Responded to a residence in the Brightway Commons Apartment Complex to a report an assault. Investigation revealed Wilmer L. Turner. 49 of Milford, struck the victim following a verbal exchange. Mr. Turner fled prior to police arrival, but was later located nearby and taken into custody without incident. The victim received a minor injury as a result of this incident. Warrants were obtained for Mr. Turner and he has been charged with Assault 3rd degree and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Mr. Turner was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $3000.00 unsecured, along with a no contact order with the victims. Mr. Turner is scheduled to appear at the Kent County Family Court at a later date for arraignment.