Man arrested in Rodanthe on domestic assault

By on July 20, 2021

(Dare County Sheriff’s Office)

The office of Dare County Sheriff Doug Doughtie issued this release on the assault arrest made in the early morning hours today.

“On July 20, 2021, at approximately 1:01 am, a Deputy working the C-District responded to a fight in progress call on Surf Side Drive in Rodanthe, NC. The Deputy determined that the fight was from a domestic situation and a female on-scene had been choked by her boyfriend.

 Jonathan Thomas Blount, M/18, Hampton, VA, was charged with (F) Domestic Assault by Strangulation and is currently in custody on a no bond. Blount has a court hearing today.”




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