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Monday, November 9, 2009

[WA] Deputy Grasseth issued a citation for domestic violence assault

WAHKIAKUM COUNTY DEPUTY ACCUSED OF ASSAULT
The Daily News
By Leslie Slape
Thursday, November 5, 2009
An off-duty Wahkiakum County sheriff’s deputy was arrested Sunday morning in Longview on allegations of domestic assault. Longview police said Joshua Dan Grasseth, 31, Cathlamet, admitted pulling his wife by the arm when he found her in their vehicle with another man around 4:26 a.m. Sunday in the 1400 block of 17th Avenue. Grasseth and the other man then fought and both sustained injuries, police said. Police issued Grasseth a citation for fourth-degree assault (domestic violence), a misdemeanor. He made his first court appearance Monday and was found eligible for a court-appointed attorney, despite having a combined monthly household income of $4,900. The Wahkiakum County Sheriff’s Office has placed Grasseth on paid administrative leave while his case is adjudicated in Cowlitz County... [Full article here]
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1 comment:

  1. To the person who tried to comment crimes and infractions here, you say you have witnesses. I can't post your accusations here and advise you take your evidence to the proper authorities instead of posting here things that can't be verified.

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