West Winfield man accused of assaulting wife with cell phone, damaging TV

33-year-old Quintin Kemp of West Winfield (Photo courtesy of New York State Police Troop C)

A West Winfield man is facing charges after he allegedly threw a phone at his wife’s face and damaged a TV during a dispute, according to New York State Police.

Posted: Feb 16, 2018 4:52 PM

PLAINFIELD – A West Winfield man is facing charges after he allegedly threw a phone at his wife’s face and damaged a TV during a dispute, according to New York State Police.

Quintin Kemp, 33, is charged with felony second-degree assault and misdemeanor fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Police say around 7:50 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, troopers responded to a report of an earlier dispute that allegedly occurred on County Highway 18A in the town of Plainfield.

Police say during a verbal dispute Kemp allegedly threw a cell phone at his wife, which struck her in the face and caused a laceration. Kemp also allegedly damaged a flat-screen TV worth more than $250.

Kemp’s wife was treated for her injuries at a local hospital and then released. An order of protection has been issued on her behalf.

Kemp was arraigned in the Town of Richfield Court and sent to the Otsego County Jail on $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. He’s scheduled to appear in court again on Feb. 21.

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