Woodland Park man arrested for felony assault of relative
WOODLAND PARK, Neb. -- The Stanton County Sheriff's Office responded to an assault complaint in Woodland Park.
According to the officials, officers arrived at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk where a victim was taken on Friday.
SCSO said that the male victim had been severely beaten by his relative at a Woodland Park residence.
Authorities said the suspect was 52-year-old Eugene Wright Jr. of Norfolk and was later found by the sheriff's office at the Woodland Park residence, but refused to cooperate and was physically restrained before being taken into custody.
The report said Wright was charged with first-degree assault and obstruction.
He was jailed pending the posting of a $50,000 bond that was set by a county judge.