32-year-old charged with assault [UPDATED]Published 4:34am Monday, July 1, 2013 Updated 6:39am Monday, July 1, 2013
Darrell Lee Jordan, 32, of New York Mills, was charged June 24 in Otter Tail County District Court with gross misdemeanor domestic assault.
According to the criminal complaint, Jordan assaulted a woman on the evening of June 22 in New York Mills. An argument ensued, and Jordan allegedly picked up a shoe using a hitting motion and grabbed a dog by the neck. The victim had a cut on her lower leg. Jordan reportedly held a knife to his throat and threatened to kill himself.
Jordan was convicted of second-degree assault Oct. 30, 2006, a domestic violence related offense.