News Sections
Bedford Man Arrested After Punching Woman In Jaw
Updated April 18, 2017 7:59 AM | Filed under: Crime
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BEDFORD) - Police arrested a Bedford man after he allegedly punched a woman in the face during a domestic fight on Friday morning.

According to Bedford Police Chief Dennis Parsley, officers were called to the corner of 25th and Q streets at 9:11 a.m. after a report of a man and woman fighting.

While police were responding to the scene, they received a call reporting the man had fled down the alley.

Police found 53-year-old Robert Lewis in the alley.

The woman told police that she and Lewis had been arguing and that Lewis had become agitated and pushed her causing her to fall. He then allegedly punched her in the right side of her jaw.

"The woman got up and Mr. Lewis pushed her down several more times," Chief Parsley added.

Lewis was arrested on charges of domestic battery. He was also wanted on a parole violation in Arkansas.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2019 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File