Jasper Man Arrested for Battery Following Dispute with Girlfriend

A Jasper man was arrested early this morning following a domestic dispute in the presence of a child.

Jasper Police were called to the 400 block of East 14th Street just before 12:30 this morning on a report of a domestic dispute. Police say when they arrived at Cole Dentonthe scene, they found that 25-year-old Cole Denton of Jasper had been involved in a physical dispute with his girlfriend.

Denton was arrested and faces a Class D felony count of domestic battery in the presence of a child and a Class D felony for strangulation. Denton was lodged in the Dubois County Security Center.

Jasper Police were assisted at the scene by Dubois County Sheriff’s deputies and an Indiana State Police trooper.