31-year-old Stacey Ann Keaton of Henderson Road in Cornelius has been arrested by Iredell Co. Sheriff’s Officers on charges of assault & battery, domestic criminal trespass and three counts of assault on a child under 12.
On April 15, Deputies responded to the scene of a domestic dispute on Mott Road in Mooresville. Stacey Keaton reportedly came to the residence and got into a verbal altercation with her estranged husband and his fiancé. Keaton was asked to leave the residence several times before being locked out. Keaton then kicked the door open and assaulted the victim while trying to gain entry into the home to get to her child. She had to be physically removed from the residence.
Detectives spoke to the victim and other witnesses. They learned that Keaton also assaulted three other children who were inside the home at the time of the incident.
Keaton was arrested Tuesday (April 18) and given a $2,500 unsecured bond. She’ll appear in District Court on May 12.