Domestic Abuse

On September 28, 2022 at 8:54 PM, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was called to 1005 Center street in Ruthven, for a report of a disturbance. Following an investigation into the incident, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gage Allan Puterbaugh (29) of Ruthven, on charges of Domestic Abuse Assault-Cauisng Bodily Injury 1st Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor. Following his arrest, Puterbaugh was placed in jail to await an initial appearance in front of a Judge.

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