Tampa Police Arrest Suspect in Domestic Violence Investigation

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DATE/TIME: 11/24/2018 at 9:10 p.m.

LOCATION: 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, FL

SUSPECT: Reuben Foster, DOB: 4/4/1994, Santa Clara, CA

VICTIM: 28-year-old Female


Tampa Police officers responded to the Grand Hyatt hotel to investigate a domestic violence call shortly after 9 p.m. on November 24.  Reuben Foster and the female victim were involved in a verbal altercation.  The victim stated that during the altercation Foster slapped her phone out of her hand, pushed her in the chest area, and slapped her with an open hand on the left side of her face.  Officers observed a one inch scratch on the victim's left collar bone.

During the investigation officers learned that Foster and the victim lived together in the past and they were involved in an on-again-off-again relationship over the past three years.

Foster was charged with one count of first degree misdemeanor domestic violence and booked into the Hillsborough County Jail.

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Janelle McGregor

Tampa PD Spokesperson