About 8:30 Officer Wozniak was dispatched to a residence in the 3000 block of Sea Lane in Bremen for an active disturbance between a male and female.
Officers arrived on scene and an investigation the situation. They determined that 53 year old Joseph Lamaster of the Sea Lane address had battered the 30 year old female in the residence while children were present.
Joseph Lamaster was taken to the Marshall County Jail and booked for Battery by a family member in the presence of children. His cash bond was set at $1,500.
Listeners and readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is merely an allegation that a crime has been committed and that there is only probable cause to believe a crime has been committed. They are presumed innocent throughout the proceedings and are entitled to be represented by counsel and entitled to a trial by jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.