Man charged with assaulting mother
A Hillsboro man is charged with assaulting his mother early today, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Department.
Jake A. Anderson, 24, is being held in the Henry County Jail on charges of domestic abuse assault, criminal mischief in the fifth degree and public intoxication. He was taken into custody this morning.
The Sheriff’s office first learned of a domestic disturbance between a parent and adult child, in the 100 block of Hillsboro’s North King Street, at about 2:41 a.m. The offending child, Anderson, had left the residence on foot prior to the deputy’s arrival, after reportedly assaulting his mother and damaging the house.
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