Salisbury: 6 Ft. 5 Inch 225 lb. Stepdad Allegedly Punched 9 Year-Old Stepson in the Nose. School Informs Salisbury Police about Bloody Nose

Posted on March 22, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ According to Salisbury Police sources Erickson Douglas Courtney, 34, the 6’5″ tall 225 pound manager of the Rite Aid Pharmacy on 640 W. Jake Alexander Boulevard, allegedly punched his 9-year-old stepson in the nose, drawing blood at their home in the Rolling Hills Townhomes on 315 Ashbrook Road.  When the stepson showed up at school with a bloody nose, school authorities reported the assault to 911 dispatch at 3:34 p.m. and police arrived soon after.  During the interview the stepson allegedly provided conflicting stories, but still claimed his stepfather hit him.

Salisbury Police arrested Mr. Courtney after 3 P.M. at his  at his home on 315 Ashbrook Road and took him to Police HQ.   At the magistrate’s office Courtney was given a “written promise to appear”.  Courtney was charged with assault on a child/minor (misdemeanor) and child abuse a general misdemeanor).

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Rolling Hills Townhomes, 315 Ashcroft Road, Salisbury, NC:

Location Rolling Hills Townhomes, 315 Ashcroft Road, Salisbury, NC:

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