On November 9, 2021, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office responded to a local hospital in reference to a report of an assault that had occurred on Allison Street Ext., in Liberty. The victim reported being assaulted by Mark Donovan Ray Graham, who is known to the victim.
Following the investigation, the Deputy obtained a warrant on Mark Donovan Ray Graham for Felony Assault by Strangulation, Misdemeanor Assault Inflicting Serious Injury, and Misdemeanor Assault on a Female.
On April 26, 2022, Graham was located and arrested by the Asheboro Police Department in their jurisdiction. He transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where the magistrate denied bond due to the charges were domestic in nature and a first appearance was set for April 26, 2022, in Randolph County District Court. He was issued a $100,000 bond during court proceedings.
He was also served and outstanding Order for Arrest for Failure to Appear out of Forsyth County in which he received a $2,500 secured bond.
Graham was also issued charges by the Asheboro Police Department which were incurred during the encounter and arrest.
Name of Defendant:
Mark Donovan Ray Graham