Iowa State Patrol

DOON—A 35-year-old Doon man was arrested following an investigation into a report of a fight about 11:25 p.m. Friday, July 24.

Michael John Van Surksum admitted to running from his house to a residence on the corner of Main Street and Barton Avenue, according to the Iowa State Patrol.

He aggressively knocked on the door of the residence and fought with the occupants inside.

Van Surksum admitted to being drunk and having seven beers, according to court documents.

He had bloodshot, watery eyes, slurred speech and the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage.

Van Surksum said he was upset because another resident had called his son a vulgar name.

H was charged with first-offense consumption of alcohol in a public place.