Victim missing fingers, ear after assault

Held on $850,000 bond

Staff report

EAST ROCKINGHAM — An East Rockingham man was arrested on Sunday by Richmond County sheriff’s deputies after allegedly being involved in a vicious assault.

Deputies responded on Sunday to a report of an assault in progress. When they arrived at a home on Airport Road in East Rockingham, they found Andrae Jovan Stradford, 27, assaulting the victim. Deputies restrained Stradford after a brief struggle and determined he had severed some of the victim’s fingers and ear.

Andrae Jovan Stradford

Andrae Jovan Stradford

The victim also received injury to his eye. The victim was transported to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte for further medical treatment.

Stradford was charged with assault inflicting serious bodily injury, assault with a deadly weapon, malicious maiming, resisting a public officer and assault on a government official.

Stradford was ordered held on an $850,000 secure bond and confined to the Richmond County Jail.

Filed in: Latest Headlines, News, Public safety, Rockingham

You might like:

Summer Flex League to begin June 3-6 Summer Flex League to begin June 3-6
Home field advantage shines in Saturday Morning Tag League debut Home field advantage shines in Saturday Morning Tag League debut
With competition heating up, Mallery takes the lead With competition heating up, Mallery takes the lead
Warder ekes out one-stroke victory Warder ekes out one-stroke victory
  • http://www.wheels4paws.org Pat Webb

    Bet his momma is proud of him now! SMDH I don’t care what the reason is there isn’t one good enough to inflict bodily harm on someone else!

© 2022 AlleganyPlayground.com. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.