Ruthven Man Charged In Domestic Assault Case

Sat 8-1-2020

(Emmetsburg)-- Charges have been filed against a Ruthven man in connection with an investigation into a domestic assault this past Wednesday (July 29th). 

The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called around 4:30 pm that afternoon to 3018 340th Avenue.

Authorities say a subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of 45-year-old Nathan Lee Rouse of Ruthven. Rouse was charged with domestic abuse assault...bodily injury...1st offense, and child endangerment. 

He was booked into jail pending an initial court appearance. 

The Clay County Sheriff's Office assisted in the investigation.