Assault Charge

By: News Release
Jul 28th, 2020

On July 24, 2020 at approximately 11:41pm the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received multiple 911 calls reference a domestic disturbance that was happening while driving a Blue 1998 Ford F150 truck. The truck was located and stopped in the Arlington area. After further investigation, Kaben Allen Schmelzer, age 34 of Arlington, was arrested for Domestic Abuse Assault 1st Offense (Simple Misdemeanor). Schmelzer was transported to the Fayette County Jail where he awaits an initial appearance from a Magistrate Judge. Schmelzer is also being held on a valid Clayton County Warrant for Possession of Methamphetamine 1st Offense with a $100 cash only bond.