The incident occurred in the Hillcrest area.
Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick Police have charged a suspect in connection with an assault Saturday morning. Treye Ellis Washington, 24, was taken into custody, charged with first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, theft and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
At around 10:43 AM, officers were dispatched to the area of Hillcrest Drive and Greenwall Place for an assault in progress. They located a woman identified as the victim. She had physical injuries and was extremely distraught.officers says. The victim said she had been involved in an altercation with her ex-boyfriend.
Witnesses told police that Washington was choking the woman, and dragged her from the middle of the street.
Police located Washington and placed him under arrest. He was taken to the Adult Detention Center.
By Kevin McManus
Treye Ellis Washington