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Georgia commissioner Marvin Arrington Jr. charged with domestic violence

Fulton County Police Department

Fulton County Police Department

Fulton County [Georgia] District 5 commissioner Marvin Arrington Jr. is facing domestic violence charges after an incident with his wife at their College Park, Georgia home.

The commissioner was charged with one count of Misdemeanor Battery after an incident which took place on Sunday, September 11. He appeared in court on Friday to answer to the charges with his wife by his side. He was released from the county jail on a $2,000 bond.

According to the police report, the battery allegedly happened when his wife, Kristen Reed Arrington, tried to grab his smart phone and call a female contact in his address book. He is accused of grabbing and shoving her.

Fulton County Commission chairman John H. Eaves released a statement about the arrest:

“We are aware of the charges brought against Commissioner Arrington. This is a serious matter and is currently in the hands of the justice system. We will continue to respect the privacy of the Arrington family during this time.”

The couple have two daughters.




5 Comments

  1. Sol Rothstein on September 17, 2016 at 11:46 am

    Did you notice how BLACK WOMEN/Whores, will call the WHITE POLICE at the drop of a dime. This woman does NOT love her husband.

    DAMN SHAME…

    • Robert Slackware on September 19, 2016 at 3:54 pm

      Why should she love a crook?
      Shame he didn’t at least beat the tar out of her, since the punishment is the same.

      • Sol Rothstein on September 19, 2016 at 4:14 pm

        He paying the bills in that home…His father is a prominent member of Atlanta’s HIGH Society.

  2. Coroll on September 17, 2016 at 7:50 pm

    HA HA…the chickens have finally come home to roost….this guy is a ignorant thug and a bully who got what he deserved,

    • Robert Slackware on September 18, 2016 at 2:38 pm

      now he is an UNARMED thug, thanks to his own laws taking away rights for DV.
      Almost as good as you can’t smoke langford now living in a no smoking prison.