Harrington man arrested for assault after domestic dispute


HARRINGTON – On July 17, the Harrington Police Department arrested Keith E. Sayler, 37, of the 100 Block of Mechanic St. after a domestic dispute.

According to Lt. Earl K. Brode, while on patrol at 8:25 p.m. police responded to the 100 Block of Mechanic St. for a report of a domestic dispute in progress.

When police arrived on scene they located an adult female victim in the home with a facial injuries and a large laceration to the back of the victim’s head.

“Police also located a large amount of Keith E. Saylerblood throughout the residence. Police also found Mr. Sayler attempting to give the victim first aid,” said Lt. Brode.

During the course of the investigation, police determined that Mr. Sayler and the victim were involved in an argument while inside the residence, which during the argument Mr. Sayler allegedly assaulted the victim causing the victim to suffer a swollen eye and large laceration to the back of the victim’s head.

There was also a child in the residence during the time of the altercation. The victim was transported to a local hospital to receive treatment for the injuries.

Mr. Sayler was taken into custody and transported to the Harrington Police Department.

He was charged with first degree assault, second degree reckless endangering and endangering the welfare of a child.

After being processed he was transported to Justice of the Peace Court 3 for arraignment and then committed default of $22,000 cash only bail.

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