Blue Earth County Assault 06 Jul 12

A 20-year-old Waseca man faces a felony assault charge after allegedly breaking the jaw of a man who refused to wrestle with him. The assault occurred at an underage drinking party in rural Blue Earth County south of Mankato. Samuel Lee Milbrett had reportedly walked up to the victim and told him he wanted to wrestle. When the victim refused, Milbrett allegedly punched him in the face and knocked him to the ground. The man required surgery for a broken jaw following the incident. Milbrett is scheduled to make his first appearance in court for the 3rd-degree assault charge on July 26th.