Police arrested a domestic assault suspect at Wal-Mart early in the morning Dec. 7. A 26-year-old Tecumseh man was arrested after allegedly assaulting his 37-year-old girlfriend at her place of employment on Woodland Drive in Saline at around 11 p.m., Dec. 6.
According to Saline Police Department Sgt. Jay Basso the woman was transported to hospital for treatment of injuries. The suspect fled the scene on foot. The man was located and arrested by police officers at Wal-Mart in Pittsfield Township.
Basso said the suspect is being lodged in jail as police wait for the prosecutor’s office to authorize a domestic abuse complaint.
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