Domestic Assault Suspect Leads Authorities On Short Pursuit

Wed 3-7-2018

            (Rock Rapids)-- Charges have been filed against a Rock Rapids man in connection with a domestic assault in that city.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says the suspect, 25-year-old Christopher Freeman, had left the scene by the time they arrived. Authorities were able to get a description of the vehicle Freeman was driving and located it as it was traveling on Highway 9 in Rock Rapids. Authorities say the vehicle then took off, leading deputies on a short pursuit that ended just west of George after the vehicle went into a ditch.

Freeman was taken into custody and was charged with domestic assault, eluding law enforcement, and several traffic-related offenses.