Kaufman Texas. – Sheriffs deputies have charged a Quinlan couple with Assault Family Violence. The charges stem from an altercation that started about 9:00 p.m. on January 17, 2011, at a residence in the 1200 block of Summerville Dr.
Charged with Assault family violence and Possession of marijuana < 2oz. is Mechelle Evon Manifold, 42, of Quinlan. Also arrested and charged with Assault family violence was Douglas John Manifold Jr., 45, also of Quinlan. Ms. Manifold also had an outstanding warrant for issuance of a bad check.
The altercation was alleged to have started over the decision to drive home after drinking, or stay put at the residence the couple
Both parties were arrested without incident and transported to the Kaufman County Law Enforcement Center, where bond is set at $3500.00 for Mechelle Manifold and $ $4500.00 for Douglas Manifold.