A Winfield man is behind bars after a late-night disagreement between family members. The Henry County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 call around 12:30 Sunday morning concerning an intoxicated man threatening family members with a firearm in the 200 block of East Ash in Winfield. Charles Petro was arrested on two counts of domestic assault with a weapon, assault with a weapon, child endangerment, felon in possession of a firearm, and violation of a no contact order. A woman at the scene, Julie Moorhead, was also arrested for violation of a no contact order. No injuries were reported.
Responding to the scene were Henry County Sheriff’s deputies, the New London Police Department, Iowa State Patrol, Winfield First Responders, and the Winfield Police Department.