Fight in restaurant lot ends in arrestMarch 8, 2018
From Local Sources
JASPER — A Wednesday afternoon report of two men fighting in a restaurant parking lot ended with an arrest.
Both parties were separated when Jasper Police Department officers who responded to the 2:54 p.m. report arrived at the Little Caesars lot at 3121 N. Newton St., according to authorities.
An investigation allegedly determined William A. Schwartz, 28, 9 Arlington Court, and another male had been in a verbal altercation that turned physical. The victim and a witness reported that, during the physical altercation, there was punching, kicking and, at one point, Schwartz allegedly put his hands on the victim’s neck and throat area.
The victim was transported by ambulance for treatment at Memorial Hospital, according to police.
Authorities booked Schwartz into the Dubois County Security Center at 5:32 p.m. on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of attempted strangulation and preliminary misdemeanor counts of battery and disorderly conduct.
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department and Memorial Hospital Emergency Medical Services assisted.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
When we find our true love, too often, we fail to recognize it until it’s gone. But, on...
The Jasper Public Library Board took several actions to move the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center...
Employees at Kimball Electronics are walking while they work to raise money for the community.
The bill came to fruition after a local mother contacted State Sen. Mark Messmer, R-Jasper,...
Six-year-old Aden Stephens has fought Stage 4 neuroblastoma for more than half his life. He...
A little more than a month after the closing of two Dale area rest stops was announced and...
Almost 35 years after he would have graduated high school, lifelong Jasper resident Ronnie Brown...
Inflatable bull pool toys — officially known as “Inflatabulls” — and poolside basketball...