Mendocino County deputies respond to domestic disturbance call in Willits
Originally published 4-28-20
by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office:
“On 04-27-2020 at about 11:40 PM Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in the 24000 block of Primrose Court in Willits, California.
The Sheriff’s Office dispatch center advised a male subject, later identified as Laroy Madden-Stephens, was breaking items inside the residence.
Upon arriving, Deputies learned Madden-Stephens was in a romantic dating relationship with an adult female and they lived together at the location.
Madden-Stephens showed signs of alcohol intoxication when contacted by Deputies.
Deputies learned the couple had been arguing about their relationship when Madden-Stephens began breaking furniture and items in the bedroom.
The adult female was laying in the bed when Madden-Stephens flipped the mattress over causing visible injuries to her body.
The altercation continued when Madden-Stephen attempted to take the adult female’s car keys so that he could leave the location but was unsuccessful in leaving.
Madden-Stephens was arrested for Domestic Violence Battery (273.5 PC) and was booked into the Mendocino County Jail where he was to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.”