Assault alleged: David Allen Kelley, 23, of Baltimore Avenue, North Franklin Township, is charged by state police with several counts of strangulation, simple assault, false imprisonment and harassment. According to court records, following an argument Monday night, Kelley hit his girlfriend multiple times and choked her. According to police, Kelley took her phone and car keys and continued to assault her through Wednesday. She was able to leave while Kelley was asleep and reported the incident to police. District Judge Kelly Stewart sent Kelley to the Washington County jail on $50,000 bond.

A note on comments

Our current commenting system, The World Table, is shutting down effective July 31. Ahead of then, we'll be transitioning to a new commenting system that will only require your subscriber credentials to log in. We'll be testing and deploying this new system in the coming days. Please email or call 724-222-2200 ext. 2421 with any questions or concerns. Thanks for reading and commenting!

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. See official rules here.

Thank you for reading!

Please purchase a subscription to continue reading. If you have a subscription, please Log In.