33-year-old Desira McRoberts was charged with domestic assault after she repeatedly hit her boyfriend in the head with their hotel room phone during an argument at Holiday Inn about social media.
On September 28th, Corporal Caleb Helson with the Vanderbilt University Police responded to a domestic dispute at Holiday Inn located at 2613 West End Avenue. Upon arrival, contact was made with Desira McRoberts who requested assistance to retrieve her belongings after a dispute with her boyfriend, Jeremy Roper.
Police proceeded to make contact with Roper who was still in the hotel room. They observed Roper holding a bloody towel over three minor cuts on his head that he revealed to the police. Roper stated he and Desira got into a verbal argument over social media when Desira grabbed his phone and threw it out the window. Roper proceeded to grab her phone and throw it out the window.
At this point, Desira began to strike him in the head with the hotel phone then went to the lobby to contact the police. Police observed the hotel phone was missing, along with blood on the bedsheets and door. Desira admitted to everything except hitting Roper with the hotel phone. However, police observations and statements gathered led them to identify Desira as the primary aggressor.
Desira McRoberts was arrested and charged with domestic assault. Her bond was set at $1,000.
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