Drug and assault arrests reported in Atlantic


May 6th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Police in Atlantic reported Thursday two men were arrested this week on separate charges. On Wednesday, 35-year old Thomas Williamson, of Griswold, was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

And, on Monday, 21-year old Darnell Coleman, of Atlantic, was arrested for Domestic Assault. Both men were brought to the Cass County Jail and held pending a court appearance.

Coleman has a history of run-ins with the law. He was previously charged with Domestic Abuse Assault in September , 2010. His trial on that charge is set to take place next Thursday, May 12th. In addition, Coleman was arrested April 20th on a charge of going armed with intent. His trial on the charge is set to take place July 12th.