Haugen Domestic Abuse

posted Mar 13, 2018, 4:45 AM by Ryan Quinn
A Haugen woman is in the hospital and a Haugen man was arrested after a domestic abuse incident over the weekend.  

Early Saturday morning, Barron County Sheriff’s Department went to Lakeview Medical Center for a female who was assaulted. 

As a result of the investigation 34-year old Jason Rush of Haugen, was taken into custody on charges of Aggravated Battery, False Imprisonment, Recklessly Endangering the Safety, Criminal Damage to Property and Bail Jumping from a domestic abuse incident that took place in the Village of Haugen earlier that night. 

The victim, 45 year old Angela Oftedahl of Haugen, was transported to another hospital where she remains with serious but non-life threatening injuries. 

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, and if you are a victim or know someone who has been abused, contact your local police department. 

There is help available.