Kyle Jacob Smith, 20, of Whittier, was picked up in Farmington, NM for Assault on June 10. Smith was held in the San Juan, NM Detention Center.
As a result, two CIPD officers traveled to New Mexico and transported Smith back to Cherokee.
Smith was taken before a Tribal Magistrate on June 16 on the following charges:
- Seven counts of Domestic Violence, incident on April 1
- One count of Second Degree Child Abuse, incident on April 1
- One count of Providing Alcoholic Beverages to/Possession of/Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages by/Persons under 21 years old, incident on Dec. 8, 2012
Smith is being held in Swain County Jail without bond until his court date on June 25.