VIPD: St. Croix’s Rebekah Kelly Allegedly Sprays Mace In Male Friend’s Face on Sunday
ARRESTED ON SUNDAY: REBEKAH KELLY, 22, ON ST. CROIX FOR ALLEGED DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
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CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man told police his female friend attacked him with can of mace early Sunday morning.
Rebekah Kelly, 22, was arrested about 5:05 a.m. Sunday and charged with second-degree assault-domestic violence, the Virgin Islands Police Department said.
The man said when Kelly sprayed mace in his face about 1:46 a.m. Sunday it caused a burning sensation in his eyes and he also lost his sight temporarily, according to VIPD spokesman Glen Dratte.
Kelly came down to the Ancilmo Marshal Police Station in Bassin Triangle and she was arrested after being interviewed. No bail was set as per the domestic violence statute.
She was then remanded to the custody of the Bureau of Corrections pending an advise of rights hearing.