Callaway County man accused of burglary and assault
FULTON - The Fulton Police Department arrested Joseph L. Byrd Monday after responding to a call on Kathy Street for a disturbance.
After investigation, officers arrested Bryd on first-degree burglary and second-degree domestic assualt. Bryd was transported to the Callaway County Jail with a bond of $30,000.
Officers said the suspect and the female victime had a prior relationship. Police said the victim who had an ex-parte out against him appeared at the victim's home to see his children. Officers said Byrd was intoxicated and grabbed the victim by the neck and forced her into the apartment.
Police said Bryd posted bail last night.
[Editor's note: this story has been updated with the latest information.]