(BEDFORD) - A Bedford couple was arrested Friday afternoon after a verbal argument turned physical.
Bedford Police Chief Dennis Parsley says officers were called to a home in the 1600 block of F Street at 3:54 p.m.
Police found both 33-year-old Joseph Bowman and 31-year-old Melinda Bowman had been fighting and both suffered minor injuries.
Both refused medical treatment.
Police arrested the couple on charges of domestic battery.
On the way to the police station, Joseph Bowman told officers he needed to go to the hospital. After being treated, he was taken to jail.
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