Man arrested after domestic dispute in Eltham hotel

NEW KENT – A West Point man has been jailed following a domestic dispute at an Eltham hotel.

The New Kent Sheriff’s Office reported that Dennis Ray King, 53, who is living with his wife in room 111 at the Washington Burgess Motel in Eltham/West Point, was arrested and charged with abduction and domestic assault on July 4.

The sheriff’s office said that deputies responded to a domestic dispute between King and his wife. They determined that King had abducted and assaulted his wife, so he was arrested on those charges and transported to Henrico Jail East, where he was held without bond.

King is scheduled to appear in New Kent General District Court on July 8.

Martin can be reached by phone at 804-885-0040.