Sheldon Police Department vehicle

SHELDON—A 18-year-old Sheldon resident was arrested Monday, Feb. 15, in Sanborn on a charge of first-offense domestic abuse assault.

The arrest of James Wesley Naves-Lewchuk stemmed from him hitting his adoptive father several times, knocking him to the ground about 8:45 a.m. at their residence at 1000 Lincoln Ave., according to the Sheldon Police Department.

Naves-Lewchuk continued to strike the man once he was on the floor, according to the incident report.