Sanborn Police Department

Sanborn Police Department

SANBORN—A 33-year-old Sanborn man was arrested about 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, on a charge of first-offense domestic abuse assault.

The arrested of Sawyer Coe Roberts stemmed from an incident that occurred shortly before midnight New Year’s Eve at a residence on the 600 block of Summit Street, according to the Sanborn Police Department.

Roberts allegedly wrestled his aunt to the ground and slammed the back of her head repeatedly into the floor.

Both individuals were intoxicated, according to witnesses.

A warrant was issued Thursday, Jan. 2, for Roberts’ arrest.

A no contact order has been issued against Roberts with his aunt.