FD Man Accused of Striking, Threatening to Kill Girlfriend
A Fort Dodge man is being held on $12,000 bond after an alleged domestic incident. Friday morning, 40 year-old Arnie Shivers made his initial appearance in Webster County Magistrate Court on felony charges of domestic assault causing injury 3rd offense and domestic assault with a weapon 3rd offense. There is also an aggravated misdemeanor charge of child endangerment. On Thursday, Shivers allegedly struck his girlfriend in the face and threatened to kill her with a knife while two minor children were present. According to criminal complaints, Shivers has two or more prior convictions for domestic abuse/assault. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for November 15.