On Thursday February 9, 2017 at 11:54 pm, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was notified about a domestic situation at a residence in West Bend. An investigation into the incident was conducted and following the investigation, Lisa Catherine Frideres of West Bend was arrested and charged with simple domestic assault.
Frideres was transported without incident to the Palo Alto County Jail where she was placed in jail to await her appearance before the judge. Assisting the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was the Kossuth County Sheriff’s Office and the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Office.
A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.