MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in the town of Jordan say a man suspected of hitting his significant other in the head with a gun at a church has been apprehended.
Authorities announced Sunday afternoon that 32-year-old Johnathon Herring was in custody. Police had been searching for him following the domestic assault incident Saturday night at Hope Lutheran Church.READ MORE: Como Park H.S. Student About To Take Flight As J-ROTC Cadet
Police said Herring fled town in a stolen Volkswagen Cabrio following the incident. Officials asked the public Sunday to call 911 if they spotted him or the car.READ MORE: Behind-The-Scenes Of Wildlife Science Center's Mission To Learn All About Wolves
The victim in the assault suffered non-life-threatening injuries, and was taken to an area hospital for treatment.MORE NEWS: How Can You Tell If You're Truly Burning Out? What Can You Do About It?
Initially, there were reports that shots had been fired at the church. Those were unsubstantiated, police say.