On February 14, 2018 at 12:07 a.m., the Milford Police Department Patrol Division responded to the Shore Stop Valero Gas Station, located at 432 Bay Rd. Milford, DE, reference to a physical altercation. When officers arrived, they observed the suspect identified as Wendy Jeffery, 37 of Lewes, DE, assaulting the victim with a purse. Further investigation revealed that Jeffery had assaulted the victim while at the gas pumps. Investigation revealed that a child witnessed the assault between Jeffery and the victim. The victim did have minor injury, but did not seek medical treatment. Jeffery was taken into custody and transported back to Milford PD, where she was charged with Assault 3rd Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. She had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 7 and was released on $1000.00 USC unsecured bail with a no unlawful contact order between her and the victims in the case. Jeffery was ordered to appear in Kent County Family Court at a later date reference to this incident.
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