DUMFRIES, Va. (WUSA9) -- On Wednesday, police responded to a domestic dispute on the 16300 block of Taconic Cir in Dumfries. The victim, a 26 year old woman of Dumfries, reported to police that she and Lamier Williamson, a known acquaintance, were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated.
During the encounter, Williamson grabbed a boxing glove and struck the victim numerous times to the face. At one point, the victim tried to flee and the accused shoved her to the ground where he continued to assault her, police say.
Eventually, the victim was able to leave the residence and call the police.
Authorities say minor injuries were reported. Williamson was arrested following the investigation.