Cedar Falls Man Arrested On Assault Charges
A Cedar Falls man has been arrested on charges connected to an early morning assault that injured a juvenile.
Authorities were called to the Gas Light Mobile Home Villa, 2235 Lincoln St., to investigate a report of an assault in progress around 3:30 AM Saturday. According to Cedar Falls police, officers met with a juvenile who was allegedly assaulted by 39-year-old Joseph Thompson.
Police said the juvenile suffered injuries in the attack. Thompson was taken into custody and transported to the Cedar Falls Public Safety Building.
According to a press release, Thompson was charged with felony child endangerment causing bodily injury. Authorities did not reveal the extent of the juvenile's injuries.