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Actor who portrayed Notorious B.I.G. arrested for domestic violence

Actor Jamal Woolard, known for his film portrayal of the late Notorious B.I.G., was apprehended by police in Georgia for attacking his spouse, an article stated on June 9.

The incident reportedly occurred on June 7 in Gwinnett County when the teenage stepson of the actor phoned the police. The 15-year-old stepson, whose name was not revealed, stated that the actor was choking her mother. Records later showed that Woolard, 38, used his two hands to choke his spouse after disliking the way she spoke to their daughter. Woolard is currently booked on charges of battery, simple assault, and cruelty to children.

Being charged with domestic violence can be stressful and frightening, especially if this is your first encounter with the law. If you are facing a situation like this, enlisting the help of a skilled defense lawyer is important to ensure all your rights are protected. Find out how the Lewisville-based lawyers at Alexander & Associates may advocate for you today by calling (972) 420-6560.


Denton woman reports alleged assault by boyfriend

A call was received by Denton Police regarding reports of an assault committed on the night of Tuesday, August 20.

According to the report, a 30-year-old female called the Denton Police Precinct at around 9 p.m., claiming of an assault was made against her by her boyfriend. Denton Police said the call came from a housing complex somewhere in the vicinity of block 2000 along Stockbridge Road.

The woman who was allegedly assaulted by her boyfriend also reported that her debit card was stolen and used by her boyfriend. The woman claims that she lost around $1,500 from the debit card that was stolen from her.

Police have not arrested the suspect and no charges have been filed pending further investigation.

Being accused of an assault can lead to many years in jail and a hefty fine when convicted in Lewisville. Get in touch with the attorneys at Alexander & Associates by calling (972) 420-6560 today to discuss your defense options.