A Greenville man was arrested at Spencer Hospital June 16 after the Clay County Sheriff’s Office was called for a reported domestic assault.
The assault had occurred earlier in the evening, according to a press release.
After an investigation, authorities arrested Jerry Scharnberg, 49, for second offense domestic assault, an aggravated misdemeanor at about 8:17 p.m. June 16.
Scharnberg was transported to the Clay County Jail and was booked.
He was held for an initial court appearance.
The Spencer Police Department assisted the sheriff’s office at the hospital.