Police Beat for Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014A 47-year-old Sandoval man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant for aggravated battery. Ronald Melton of North Main Street is accused of striking a six year old girl at his house in February.
A 45-year-old Salem man has been arrested for domestic battery. Bryan Hester of East Rainey is accused of having physical contact with his father, Richard Hester, Senior, during an argument at their home late Wednesday night.
24-year-old Lacy Heitkamp of East Marvin in Central City remained in custody on Wednesday after being arrested on a petition to revoke his probation.
52-year-old Robert Jones of South Perrine in Centralia was arrested by the U.S. Marshall's Service on an Alabama warrant for being a convicted sex offender who did not register his address.
27-year-old Aaron Brown of Decatur posted $150 bond after being arrested by State Police for alleged driving on a suspended license.
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