Storm Lake Man Assault Arrest

A Storm Lake man was arrested after Storm Lake Police responded to an assault report at 219 West 7th Street shortly after 2am last Friday.

When police arrived, they met with an 18-year-old female, who alleged that 21-year-old Eduardo Diaz III physically assaulted her inside of the residence by pulling her by her hair. The victim was able to break free, and Diaz fled from the residence on foot.

Responding officers located Diaz in the 200 block of West 7th Street, where he was arrested without incident. Police determined that Diaz was wanted out of Buena Vista County on warrants charging him with Contempt of Court reference Domestic Assault…and Failure of Pay Fines.

Diaz was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail on the outstanding warrants, and further charged him with Assault and Public Intoxication, both simple misdemeanors. He was held without bond. The victim declined medical treatment.