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CPD: Felony Domestic call on Wednesday

By Officer Adam Cravens, PIO
Columbia Police Department

The Columbia Police Department responded to a reported domestic violence call just after 7pmCT on Wednesday night, May 12, 2021, at Trabue Apartments.

Upon arrival, officers located a female outside the apartment building and spoke with her as well as observing visible injuries.

Contact was soon made with a male party who was visibly intoxicated and who began making verbal threats to officers as well as female victim. Subject attempted to become combative when taken into custody.

Stephen Kelsay, 37, of Columbia, is facing multiple charges including alcohol intoxication, resisting arrest, assault 4th degree domestic violence, terroristic threatening, and strangulation 2nd degree; a class D felony.

Officer Josh Durbin was the arresting Officer. He was assisted on scene by Officer Evan Burton.

This story was posted on 2021-05-13 09:06:51
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