Owensboro man arrested after alleged assault

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Johnathan Wathen, Source: Daviess County Jail

OWENSBORO, Ky (WEHT) Owensboro Police have arrested a man after being called to a domestic disturbance.

It happened early Sunday morning around 3:30 a.m. in the 4700 block of Towne Square Ct.

OPD says Johnathan Wathen, 35, assaulted and threatened the victim with a firearm. During the incident, police say the firearm was discharged inside the apartment.

Wathen was arrested and charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, Unlawful Imprisonment 1st Degree, Assault 4th Degree (Domestic Violence) – Minor Injury (Enhancement), and Wanton Endangerment 2nd Degree.

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(This story was originally published on May 11, 2020)

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