Rothsay resident charged with assault [UPDATED]Published 9:18am Monday, June 17, 2013 Updated 11:22am Monday, June 17, 2013
A Rothsay man who allegedly threw a baseball bat at a woman was charged in Otter Tail County District Court.
David John Ackert, 31, was charged June 11 with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and misdemeanor domestic assault.
According to the criminal complaint, Ackert assaulted a woman June 10 outside a trailer home on North Circle Drive in Rothsay. The pair had argued outside until a neighbor separated them, the report says. A little while later, the neighbor saw Ackert allegedly throw a baseball bat at the victim.