On December 5, the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted about an out of control subject.
It was reported that a male was throwing things and threatening people at a residence on CR 435 S, in Stroh. Upon officer’s arrival, a male was found outside the residence, and detained for safety.
Deputies identified the man as Gary Porter. After investigation it was found that Porter had battered another male inside the residence.
He was taken into custody for Misdemeanor Battery and transported to LaGrange County Jail with no bond until he makes an appearance in court.
LaGrange City Police Department assisted the LaGrange Sheriff’s Department at the scene.