McDermott arrested for violating a No Contact Order


January 29th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

An Atlantic man who is scheduled to stand trial in May on Domestic Assault and Willful Injury charges, was arrested Monday, for violating a modified No Contact Order. The Atlantic Police Department reports 45-year old Rex McDermott was taken into custody and brought to the Cass County Jail.

A trial on his other charges will be held May 29th. McDermott has plead Not Guilty to the charges which were filed following an incident which occurred in October 2012  at R&B Feeds in Atlantic. A separate trial will take place March 12th with regard to a charge of Operating a motor vehicle While under the Influence (OWI), 1st offense. The incident which led to his arrest on that charge allegedly took place on October 24th, 2012, in Webster County.