Shambaugh woman arrested for assaulting her boyfriend


January 17th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Authorities in Page County say a woman was arrested Wednesday evening on a couple of charges, after she allegedly assaulted her boyfriend and became combative with officers. Sheriff Lyle Palmer says 43-year old Jodie Marie Sherman was charged with Domestic Abuse Assault and Interference with Official Acts, following an investigation into the assault of  51-year old Douglas Richt.

The couple live at 107 Main Street, in Shambaugh. Sheriff Palmer says deputies were called to the home at around 6:40-p.m., Wednesday. During their investigation, Sherman allegedly became combative. She was taken into custody and brought to the Clarinda Regional Health Center, by Clarinda Ambulance. Sherman was later brought to the Page County Jail and held without bond, pending an appearance before the magistrate. A Clarinda Police office assisted in making the arrest.

(12-p.m. News)