About 10:30 in the morning the suspect, 76 year old Harold L. Stevenson of Wanatah was located by the high school. During the investigation it was found that he allegedly battered a female and took her cell phone and keys and left the scene.
Harold Stevenson was transported to the Marshall County Jail and held for Domestic Battery and Theft with a $500 cash bond.
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.