Wayne County man facing assault charges

WAYNE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A Wayne County man is facing charges in connection to an assault that reportedly happened last month.

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office arrested and charged Randy Romfo Jr., 20, of Dudley, with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.

Deputies accuse Romfo of assaulting a man with a blunt object and beating him in the face during an incident at a home on Mobile Circle in Dudley. Deputies say the victim was reportedly checking on suspicious activity at home on February 10 when Romfo approached him and assaulted him. The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for broken bones.

Romfo is being held under a $110,000 bond.