Two Arrested After SL Police Investigate Assault

Two people were charged late Sunday afternoon when Storm Lake Police were dispatched to the 300 block of West Seventh Street to investigate an assault.

Police allege two people engaged in a physical altercation and assaulted each other. Police say no injuries were reported.

Forty-two year-old Fred Bowah of Storm Lake was charged with assault, a simple misdemeanor. Police determined he was wanted by the Des Moines Police Department on a warrant charging him with aggravated assault. He was held in jail without bond.

Fifty-eight year-old Karon Ritchie of Storm Lake was charged with assault and public intoxication, both simple misdemeanors… and held on a 600-dollar bond.