Pair in Front Royal charged with assaulting woman

Cassandra Durham

Jamie Jocelyn, a 23-year-old Front Royal resident, was transported to Warren Memorial Hospital Tuesday night after being assaulted by her husband and another woman.

Front Royal Police were called at approximately 6:45 p.m. Tuesday to 339 ½ Kendrick Lane, where the assault had just taken place.

Jocelyn’s husband, Kevin Kannard, 25, was charged with domestic assault and battery with a $1,500 secured bond. The other suspect, Cassandra Durham, 26, was charged with malicious wounding and is being held without bond until her next court date.

Both are still currently being held in the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail.

A Front Royal police news release on the incident described Jocelyn’s injuries as “minor.” A protective order was issued on her behalf.

Kevin Kannard

Police ask anyone with more information regarding the investigation to contact Officer Tyler Smith at (540) 635-2111 or tasmith@frontroyalva.com.