Clifton Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault


   Steven Wayne Stricklin, age 50, of Clifton, was arrested on Saturday, September 18th on a charge of aggravated assault. Investigator Steve Wilson of the Clifton Police Department filed a report stating that according to Stricklin’s girlfriend, Stricklin had gotten mad at her and threw her phone into the toilet to keep her from calling 911. He then allegedly held a pillow over her face and told her she was going to die. Stricklin was arrested and booked into the Wayne County Jail on $50,000.00 bond.