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Arrest made in Lagrange County battery

Officers were called to a home at 8360 E. 750 S. just before 11:30 p.m. Thursday.

Posted: Jun. 1, 2018 10:43 AM

LAGRANGE COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT)- Police in Lagrange County arrested a man after a battery incident Thursday night.

Officers were called to a home at 8360 E. 750 S. just before 11:30 p.m. Thursday. A battery reportedly occurred between Elizabeth Johnson and Joseph Rothell. Rothell left the house, but officers picked him up in Kendallville.

Rothell was arrested and charged with domestic battery in the presence of children.

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