On June 5, 2016 at 9:37 pm, Sandwich Officers responded to the area of Lafayette and 1st Streets for a report of an altercation or argument taking place. Upon arrival, Officers met with a male juvenile who stated that he was just in an argument with a family member and had been struck in the face. Sandwich EMS responded to the scene to treat the juveniles injuries.
Officers then made contact with 48 year old Karla Smith of the 600 block of Center Street. After investigation, Karla was placed into custody and charged with Domestic Battery. She was transported to the DeKalb County jail to await bond call.
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