Ferdinand Man Arrested On Domestic Battery, Strangulation Charges

FERDINAND -- A Ferdinand man is in jail today on charges stemming from an alleged domestic battery.

Ferdinand Police were called to a home in the 600 block of West 9th Street just before Midnight Sunday on a report of a domestic in progress.

When officers arrived, police arrested 47-year-old Chris Devine on charges of Domestic Battery in the Presence of a Child Under the Age of 16 and Strangulation.

He’s lodged in the Dubois County Security Center.