On May 14, Margarita Pinon came to the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department to report a battery incident at the Phillips 66 gas station in Howe.
According to the police report, Pinon stated that she had purchased gas and while she was paying she also inquired about a job. Pinon then stated a male employee grabbed her by the wrists and attempted to lure her to a back room during the conversation. Pinon got away from the employee then drove to the sheriff’s department to file a report.
A report will be forwarded to the LaGrange County Prosecutor’s Office to be reviewed.