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Newport News detective charged in party incident

by AP posted Mar 19 2012 2:45PM

 

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A Newport News Police detective faces assault and battery charges stemming from an incident at a birthday party.

 

Police spokeswoman Holly A. McPherson says Detective Shantae Holloway is on administrative leave pending internal and criminal investigations.

 

Holloway is accused of assaulting her roommate Saturday night following a disagreement at a birthday party she hosted at her residence. The 28-year-old detective was off-duty at the time.

 

McPherson says Holloway's brother, 19-year-old Rakeym Jermaine Bell of Richmond, also faces charges. He is accused of brandishing a firearm at a female who came to pick up the roommate.

 

The roommate wasn't identified.

 

Holloway joined the police department in December 2007.

 

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03/19/2012 2:46PM
Newport News detective charged in party incident
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03/24/2012 1:11PM
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the victim lied and is a richmond city police officer. she needs to be arrested.
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