Tahlequah Daily Press

Crime & Courts

August 31, 2012

Man arrested for assaulting woman

TAHLEQUAH — Cherokee County sheriff’s deputies arrested a local man this week for assaulting a woman. Rodney Swank, 41, of Park Hill, was accused of hitting a woman while she was holding a baby. He was booked on charges of domestic assault and battery in the presence of a minor child.

Felicia Davis spoke to deputies this week about a stolen Nintendo 3Ds.

Kay Taylor filed a threats report Tuesday.

Deputies took a report of possible child abuse Wednesday.

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Do you think "blue laws" related to Sunday alcohol sales in Oklahoma should be relaxed? Choose the option that most closely reflects your opinion.

Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars, and liquor stores should be open.
Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars only; liquor stores should stay closed.
Liquor stores should be open Sundays, but drinks should not be served anywhere on Sundays.
The law should remain as it is now; liquor stores should be closed, and drinks should be served on Sundays according to county option.
No alcohol should be sold or served publicly on Sundays.
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