Domestic Violence Related Battery Charges Filed in Arrest
Pomona Park, FL: At approximately 12:45 pm on Wednesday July 9, 2014, Putnam County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 104 Ridge Street, Pomona Park, in reference to a domestic dispute. On arrival contact was made with the 25 year old female victim and her boyfriend 21 year old Jerome Leon Royal. The victim was initially uncooperative with law enforcement, however, further investigation revealed there were two eye witnesses who saw Royal argue with the victim and then physically drag her out of a van against her will. The victim subsequently confirmed that Royal did in fact grab her and physically remove her from the vehicle.
Royal was placed under arrest and transported to the Putnam County Jail where he was booked on the charge of battery. As the battery is domestic related, he is currently being held without the benefit of a bond.