An arrest has been made in a notable assault incident that happened last weekend, according to Boone Police Department.
Ketoine Jamahl Mitchell, age 19 of Lenoir, came to Boone Police voluntarily and was charged with two counts of Assault on a Female, one count of Assault Inflicting Serious Injury, and one count of Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Mitchell gave a statement admitting his involvement in the assault of two females near Brown Heights Apartments early last Saturday morning.
In addition to the assault related charges, Mitchell was found to be wanted out of Caldwell County and was served with two charges of felony Larceny from the Person. Mitchell was booked into the Watauga County Detention Center under a $6,000 secured bond and was assigned an April 17, 2012 court date.
The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the assault is continuing and additional charges may be forthcoming.