Brandon teen accused in assault with metal water bottle

Photo by Jeremy Champagne (Scramble Studio)

On February 25th, a 14-year-old male was arrested for assault with a weapon. On February 16th, an institution in the 1900 block of 1st street reported the male had struck his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend over the head with a metal water bottle. No serious injuries were reported, and the accused will appear in court on April 30th, 2024.