Police seek man who allegedly assaulted 17-year-old ex-girlfriend

Dion Williams allegedly assaulted 17-year-old ex-girlfriend
Dion Williams, 21, is wanted for allegedly beating and pistol-whipping his 17-year-old ex-girlfriend.
Credit: Delaware State Police

Delaware State Police are looking for a Dover man who allegedly assaulted his 17-year-old ex-girlfriend early Tuesday morning.

Investigators said Dion Williams, 21, was on Webbs Lane near the Alder Park Apartments when he around midnight approached the 17-year-old girl, with whom he had a previous relationship.

Williams allegedly brandished a handgun, then kicked and punched the teen.

At one point, police said, he pistol-whipped his ex-girlfriend in the head.

Williams then fled the area in a blue SUV.

The victim was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Kent General Hospital and released.

Williams is now wanted for aggravated menacing, terroristic threatening, offensive touching, possession of a firearm by a prohibited person and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony.

Anyone with information on Williams’ whereabouts is asked to contact Det. S. Horsman at 302-741-2826, or to submit an anonymous tip by texting CRIMES (274637) with the keyword “DSP,” calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, by downloading the Delaware State Police Mobile Crime Tip App or by filling out this online form.


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