(ATLANTIC) The trial for an Atlantic man facing charges of domestic abuse assault has been continued.
According to court records, the trial for Rex McDermott has been continued to October 22nd at 9:30 am. A motion for continuance was filed on July 12th for an extension of time to file motions. The defendant has been given until September 6th to file any pre-trial motions.
McDermott was arrested on October 13, 2012, following an incident that allegedly occurred at R & B Feeds in Atlantic. McDermott faces charges of willful injury causing bodily injury, domestic abuse assault causing bodily injury and domestic abuse assault impeding air/blood flow causing bodily injury.