Tremoii Mills, 22, was placed under arrest at 9:58 a.m. on Saturday and charged with simple assault domestic violence after he turned himself over to Domestic Violence Bureau detectives on St. Thomas, the V.I. Police Department reported Sunday.
Mills admitted to striking a former acquaintance with an open back hand once to the face, causing her injury, according to the police report.
Mills was not granted bail, as per order of the court, pending his advice of rights hearing on Monday, the report stated.
The case is under investigation by the Domestic Violence Bureau/Criminal Investigation Bureau. Anyone having information can notify the Domestic Violence Bureau at 340-774-2211, ext. 5536.