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Two Arrested After Altercation

August 13, 2019 7:25am

Two arrests were made early Sunday morning after Storm Lake Police conducted a bar check at Malarky’s.

Officers alleged two patrons appeared to have been involved in a physical altercation and one of the patrons was bleeding from a head wound. Police allege a confrontation occurred between 35-year-old Angel Yaunner Lambert and 26-year-old Jander Ortiz Hernandez,both of Storm Lake.

Police allege Lambert placed his hand in his pocket, and Hernandez believed he was going for a weapon and struck Lambert across the face with a beer bottle at which time the two were separated.

Police took both men into custody without incident. No weapon was recovered. Lambert refused medical treatment.

Police charged Hernandez with assault while displaying a dangerous weapon, an aggravated misdemeanor. He was jailed on a two-thousand dollar bond. Lambert was charged with disorderly conduct, a simple misdemeanor, and jailed on a 300-dollar bond.