Sulphur Springs Police responded to a welfare concern on Atkins Street Sunday at 9:30 a.m. There the officer made contact with a female who said her husband assaulted her. Injuries were evident to the officer.
While interviewing the victim, her husband returned while Sgt. Matt Glenn was speaking with victim and he was agitated. Fearing another assault could occur if the parties were not separated, Russel Kline Frazar, 25, was arrested and charged with Assault Family Violence Impeding Breathing/ Circulation. Frazar is in Hopkins County Jail on a $25,000 bond.