On May 28, 2023, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office responded to E. Franklinville St., Staley, in reference to an assault. Upon arrival and investigation, it was determined that the victim had been assaulted and sought assistance from a neighbor to call 911. The suspect was identified as Michael David Bailey, Jr. He had left the residence in an unknown direction of travel prior to law enforcement arrival. Randolph County EMS responded to evaluate the victim’s injuries. The deputy then went to the magistrate’s office and swore out charges for felony assault by strangulation, misdemeanor assault on a female and misdemeanor communicating threats.
On May 30, 2023, Bailey turned himself in to be served the outstanding warrants. He was transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where the magistrate denied bond due to the charges being domestic in nature. A first appearance was set for May 30, 2023, in Randolph County District Court.
Name of Defendant:
Michael David Bailey, Jr.