Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 08.23.2017 Incident #51.17.9053 @0545 Hours
On 08.19.2017 officers from the Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to a parking lot on the 900 block of North DuPont Blvd (US Rt 113) to a report of a physical altercation. Investigation revealed a 38 year old Milford woman struck the male victim several times as the two were in a vehicle in the parking lot. As officers attempted to take the woman into custody, she continued to yell and use offensive language. Dawn Spells, 38 of Milford, was charged with Offensive Touching and Disorderly Conduct. She was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #7, where bail was set at $400.00 secured. Ms. Spells was committed to the custody of the Delaware Department of Correction at the Sussex Correctional Institution.