Man Charged in Assault of Woman in West Deptford Hotel

Cornell Tarte was sought for punching a woman and kicking her in the ribs, causing her to be hospitalized.

A Camden man has been charged in connection with an assault of a woman in  a West Deptford hotel room, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office announced Thursday evening.

Cornell Tarte, 26, was taken into custody by detective from the Prosecutor's Office's Fugitive Investigations Unit on May 7 when he arrived at the Camden County Sheriff’s Office for an unrelated matter. West Deptford Police had been looking for Tarte on aggravated assault and criminal restraint charges.

He is accused of holding a woman against her will in a West Deptford hotel room they shared on May 6 while punching her in the face and kicking her in the ribs.

The woman required treatment at a hospital.

Tarte is being held in default of $50,000 bail.


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