Domestic violence suspect in custody

Domestic violence suspect in custody
The Charleston Police Department say a domestic violence suspect officers were searching for is now in custody. (Source: CPD)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston Police Department say a domestic violence suspect officers were searching for is now in custody.

Authorities say 48-year-old Robert Melvin Ford was arrested and was wanted for first-degree domestic violence.

CPD officials said he’s accused of assaulting a female acquaintance on Jan. 27 at a Dogwood Road home.

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