Man accused of striking woman with belt in Yarmouth

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police report that on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 11:00 PM, they placed a man under arrest for a domestic violence attack that had occurred earlier in Yarmouth which allegedly involved beating a woman with a leather belt.

The man was arraigned in the Barnstable District Court yesterday for Felony Assault and Battery while Armed with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault and Battery and placed in prison.

On Friday, he paid the $300 cash bail fee and is out pending the trial.

Because of the Massachusetts Domestic Violence law, the police are unable to provide the name of the suspect.
Media release furnished by Yarmouth Police
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