John Sentenced

A Storm Lake man arrested last August after police were dispatched to the 700 block of Russell Street to investigate an assault has been sentenced.

The reporting party told officers she had been confronted by her boyfriend… 25-year-old B.J. John of Storm Lake… at the Midtown Store. John allegedly physically assaulted the victim, then fled from the store in a vehicle.

John was charged with domestic abuse assault, a simple misdemeanor. He received a deferred judgment and was placed on probation for one years. John was ordered to pay 397-dollars in court costs and surcharges.