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Domestic Disturbance Results In Multiple Charges Against Spencer Man

Mon 1-7-2019

(Spencer)-- An investigation early Saturday into a report of a domestic disturbance near Spencer resulted in the arrest of a man on multiple charges.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called around 1:40 am to 3655 240th Avenue. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of 38-year-old Robert Sports of Spencer who was charged with three counts of child endangerment and one count of domestic assault causing bodily injury for allegedly assaulting his wife, injuring her.

Authorities say Sports was also charged with operating while intoxicated after he was located by the Spencer Police Department.

Sports was being held in the Clay county jail pending an initial court appearance.