47-year-old Michael Short was charged with violation of an order of protection and domestic assault after attacking his girlfriend while at Hadley Park. Although the woman remembers being attacked by Short, she was unable to recount the incident from a week before.
On June 23rd, Dorotheia Cannon and Michael Short were in Hadley Park. The nature of their relationship is that the two are dating and live together. While at the park, the couple was involved in a verbal altercation. A+ccording to the affidavit, Short became enraged during the dispute and assaulted the woman physically.
Cannon stated that she was unable to remember the exact extent of the assault, but claimed that Short struck her on the mouth and potentially other places throughout her body. Injuries were suffered to Cannon’s upper lip and chest area and were observed by law enforcement. Further investigation revealed an order of protection was filed against Short.
Michael Short was arrested and charged with violation of an order of protection and domestic assault. His bond was set at $7,500.