A Houston man is charged with assault of a woman at a local residence.
Kenny L. Courville, 25, of 313 Holt St. in Houston, was issued a citation on Jan. 7 for third-degree domestic assault after an incident at his residence involving a 29-year-old woman who lives at the same address.
An officer was dispatched to the location at about 1 a.m. regarding a possible domestic dispute. When the officer arrived, he found the woman lying on the floor with blood coming out of her mouth.
The officer also observed that two of the woman’s front teeth were loose, and that she had lacerations on her upper and lower lips. The woman told the officer she had sustained the injuries when Courville hit her.
Medical personnel arrived and took the woman to Texas County Memorial Hospital. Courville was taken to the Texas County Jail.
The officer observed that two of the woman’s front teethwere loose, and that she had lacerations on her upper and lowerlips.