March 05, 2018
On March 5, 2018,
defendant Douglas James Best, Jr. pleaded no contest to felony domestic
violence causing injury.
Best was arrested on February 8, 2018, when the victim reported that Best had pulled her hair, thrown her to the ground and kicked her in the ribs during an argument. Afterwards, Best posted a message on the victim's Facebook page stating, "How long disd you think you could walk all over me before i snapped."
Best was sentenced by
Judge Suzanne Kingsbury to 180 days county jail and 5 years formal, felony
probation. In addition, Best was ordered to complete a 52 week domestic
violence treatment program, may no longer possess firearms and is subject to search
and seizure by law enforcement to make sure he is complying with the terms of