SL man accused of injuring wife
A Storm Lake man has been arrested in a domestic assault
incident that left his wife injured.
Shortly before 1 a.m. Monday, police were called to a home in
the 1000 block of East 1st Street, where suspect Juan Pintado
Lila, age 32 of Storm Lake, had allegedly assaulted his wife.
Officers found the woman with minor injuries to the head. She
was treated by medical center paramedics at the scene.
According to the victim, when she attempted to call police after
the assault, her husband took the phone from her. Painted Lila is
charged with Domestic Assault Causing Injury and Obstruction of
Emergency Communications. He was held in the county jail
without bond, and a no contact order was applied for to protect
the victim from the suspect.