Mitchell man arrested after shoving his father

MITCHELL – A man was arrested early Friday morning after Mitchell Police officers were called in the 770 block of South 6th Street after a report of a domestic fight.

Carl Reynolds

When police arrived they found 29-year-old Carl Reynolds, who appeared remorseful and crying. He told the officers “I slammed my Dad”.

Reynolds told an officer he and his father were discussing him using the vehicle. Reynolds was to start a new job. His father told Reynolds he couldn’t take the vehicle. Reynold told the officer he began yelling at this father and then pushed him into a chair.

Reynold was arrested on a charge of domestic battery.

If you or someone you know is involved in a domestic violence situation and needs help, call Hoosier Hills PACT 24-hour crisis line at 1-888-883-1959 or visit their website at

The agency can provide emergency assistance with shelter to those in domestic violence situations.  Hoosier Hills PACT also provides assistance with court advocacy, protective orders, education, outreach programs, support groups, and more.

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