At 4:24 p.m. on Tuesday, Delphos Police were called to the 800 block of West Skinner Street in reference to an active domestic violence at a residence in that area.
Upon officers’ arrival, they were advised by dispatchers that the victim was being assaulted in the rear bedroom of the residence at that time. Officers made entry into the residence and located the victim and Brandon Martin, 30, of Delphos, at which time the subjects were separated.
The victim stated that she did not want charges pursued or to have Martin arrested for the domestic violence. Officers stated that upon seeing the domestic situation, they had enough probable cause to arrest Martin on charges of domestic violence.
Martin was transported to the Van Wert County Jail and will appear in Van Wert Municipal Court on the charge.