Assault Charges

A 33-year-old Winona man was jailed early Saturday on felony assault charges following an incident at the Sugar Loaf Apartments that started on Friday evening.

Jason Aaron Kapustic is facing charges of assault by strangulation and two misdemeanor assault counts.

Police were called to the residence after a witness reported seeing a female outside the an apartment in her underwear screaming for help. The witness then grabbed the woman after she was pulled back into the apartment and helped her to a safe location.

Police said Kapustic fled the residence and the 31-year-old woman was taken by ambulance to the hoispital to be checked out. She reported being punched in the face numerous times

Kapustic was arrested about 2:40 a.m. at another location......

A   A   A