At 7:43 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, the Vilas County Sheriff’s Department received a complaint from the Eagle River Hospital reporting a female victim was being treated for injuries suffered in a knife-related domestic violence assault.
The victim was transported to Saint Joseph’s Hospital for treatment of her injuries.
Officers from the sheriff’s department and Eagle River Police Department responded to the call. The male offender was taken into custody by Vilas County sheriff’s deputies and an Eagle River police officer shortly after the incident was reported.
No names had been released as of 6 a.m. Monday morning.
The incident is under investigation by Vilas County law enforcement officials.