On 04/12/2019 Deputy Weiser was dispatched to 166 North F Hwy for a subject that reported that she was running away from someone. During the investigation it was learned that a domestic assault took place between Jason L. Hawkins and his wife. She was transported back to the Sheriff’s Office and a report was taken. She had a physical bruise and scratch to the side of her face that she claimed came from Jason. Deputies from the Sheriff’s Office and a Trooper with the Missouri State Highway Patrol went to 1020 NE 25th Road and arrested Jason Hawkins for domestic assault. He was placed on a twenty four hour hold for assault.
During the investigation the victim in the case had told deputies of illegal controlled substances and drug paraphernalia being in the home. An affidavit for a search warrant was wrote and applied for. The search warrant was granted and that afternoon executed. During the search a small amount of paraphernalia was located in the home.
On 04-13-2019 Hawkins was served with a warrant for the crime of assault, he was given a bond amount of $15,000 cash or surety.