Sleepy Eye Felony Domestic Assault 12 Jun 14

A Sleepy Eye man has been charged with felony burglary and domestic assault by strangulation following an incident in Sleepy Eye on Sunday. Authorities were called out to the home after a report that 26-year-old Kyle Lee Pool had assaulted a person there that he had a previous relationship with. He had allegedly arrived at the home intoxicated, and later returned and committed the alleged assault, which included slapping and punching, as well as a hit on the head and putting both hands on the victim’s neck. He was found to have a blood-alcohol level of .13, and was taken to the Brown County Evaluation Center. He was charged with the crimes on Tuesday, and will be transferred to the Brown County Jail upon his release from detox.