Elkins woman charged with domestic battery

ELKINS — A Randolph County woman has been charged with domestic battery.

Danielle Marie Smith, 40, of Elkins, is charged with domestic battery, third offense. She is free on a $10,000 cash or surety bond, set by Randolph County Chief Magistrate George M. “Mike” Riggleman.

According to a criminal complaint filed in Randolph County Magistrate Court, on June 15 Elkins Police Department Patrolmen D.T. Sayre responded to a residence in reference to a “physical domestic.”

Upon arrival, Sayre spoke to the alleged victim, who reportedly said Smith physically assaulted her. Sayre noticed red marks on her chest and neck “consistent with a physical altercation.” Sayre then spoke with Smith, who said the two were involved in an altercation. Sayre determined Smith to be the “primary aggressor” during the altercation, the complaint states.

COMMENTS