Marine arrested on suspicion of assault

Okinawa City Police arrested U.S. Marine Corps LCpl. Hunter Edwin Bondurant stationed at Camp Hansen, on suspicion of an assault causing a bodily injury.

Police say Bondurant attacked a 25-year-old self-employed man from behind on a parking lot in Mihama, Chatan Town, about 5:30 a.m. on Nov. 11, hitting the man on the head with a billiard cue.

Bondurant denies the charge, claiming he didn’t do anything.