An Oelwein man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting another person early New Years Day.


Oelwein Police were called out at about 2:30am Tuesday (Jan. 1) to a report of a domestic disturbance, in the 100 block of 9th Avenue SE.

Following the investigation, 28 year old Casey Thurston of Oelwein was arrested on a charge of Domestic Abuse Assault-Impeding Airflow. According to the Oelwein Police Department, the charge is a Class "D" Felony.