FD Man in Custody Following Early Morning Domestic Incident
A Fort Dodge man is in custody after an early morning domestic incident. Police Chief Tim Carmody says 52 year-old Bruce Jeffers was arrested following a domestic incident involving a gun in the 2600 block of 21st Avenue North. At 4:19am Monday morning, officers were dispatched to the scene after the caller said her ex-boyfriend entered the home and threatened her with a gun. The victim gave a description of the suspect and the vehicle he was in. Officers en route to the scene observed the vehicle in the 2100 block of 5th Avenue South, where Jeffers was taken into custody. Jeffers appeared in Webster County Magistrate Court on charges of 1st degree Burglary, Possession of a firearm as a convicted felon, and Domestic Abuse Assault with a weapon. He is being held on $32,000 cash bond.