Domestic Assault Arrest

A Storm Lake man was arrested Sunday night after police were dispatched to 1007 East First Street to investigate a domestic assault.

Police located the suspect… 30-year-old Johan Hernandez… at a neighbor’s house. He was taken into custody without incident. Police allege Hernandez assaulted his live-in girlfriend Saturday evening… then again Sunday night and took her phone when she attempted to call for police.  The victim reported minor injuries to her head area, and was treated and released on scene by BVRMC paramedics.

Hernandez was charged with two counts of domestic assault causing bodily injury, both serious misdemeanors… and one count of obstruction of emergency communications, a simple misdemeanor.  Hernandez was held in jail without bond.