Suspect arrested for felonious assault

HERSEY — Troopers from the Mt. Pleasant Post, Reed City Detachment, arrested a 41 year old male suspect from Hersey for felonious assault in the village of Hersey. At about 11:50 p.m. on May 12, Troopers were dispatched to the 300 block of First Street in Hersey.

A 39 year old male victim, from Reed City, had suffered non-life threatening injuries to his head which was reportedly caused by the suspect striking the victim with a large metallic flashlight at least three times.

The suspect was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail where he was lodged.

Additional charges will be sought through the Osceola County Prosecutor’s Office.

The suspect will be arraigned later at the 77th District Court in Reed City.

Troopers were assisted by the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department and Osceola County EMS.