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Bladenboro town manager charged with assault

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BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The Bladen County Sheriff's Office confirmed the Bladenboro Town Manager was served with two warrants over the weekend.

According to court records, Delane Jackson was charged with two misdemeanor counts of assault on a female. He is scheduled to be in court at the end of April. WECT has reached out to Jackson, but has not heard back yet.

Jackson told the Fayetteville Observer the charges stemmed from an incident at his Laundromat involving two woman. Jackson told the paper that the woman had a problem with one of the machines.

During the conversation Jackson's keys were knocked to the ground, when he tried to pick them up the woman stood over the keys, and that's when he says he pushed them away.

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