An Athens man was arrested recently after he allegedly struck his ex-girlfriend in the face during an argument at Ingles.
David Michael Sewell, 51, 305 Noketchee Creek Road, was charged with one count of battery FVA.
According to the incident report, the couple had been separated two weeks prior to the incident, when Sewell came to the victim’s place of work and began to argue with her after she refused his cell phone calls. When he became confrontational about a TV, she reportedly asked him to walk outside of the store with her so as not make a scene in front of customers. While walking outside, Sewell allegedly struck her in the face.
In another arrest, a Comer man was taken into custody after a fight with a woman at their residence.
Sylvester Riden Jr., 48, 143 Kudzu Road, was charged with one count of battery after he allegedly struck the victim and choked her.
Others arrested by law enforcement officers in Madison County recently included:
•Cesar Gabriel Cortez, 33, Hallmark Trailer Park, 705 Spring Valley Road, Athens, hit and run – failure to stop and render aid, DUI/alcohol, driving without a license and driving on the wrong side of the road. (GSP)
•Samuel Thomas Cunningham, 53, 59 Charles Hart Road, Colbert, failure to appear.
•Kenneth Duane Davis, 26, 111 Chandler Road, Danielsville, failure to appear and probation violation.