Art Lawler Staff Writer email@example.com
The Ada News
A troubled former law enforcement officer is behind bars as the result of a domestic altercation Sunday at the home of the man’s former wife and five children, who were in the home at the time of the incident.
According to a report from the Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Office, Chris Bittle allegedly broke into the home of his ex-wife, Nicole Bittle, west of Ada around 3 a.m. Sunday and allegedly attacked Ms. Bittle’s current boyfriend, Jake Durham.
The Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Department wound up having to use a Taser gun before subduing Bittle so he could be arrested on the following charges:
• Assault and battery with a deadly weapon.
• Child endangerment.
• Domestic violence in the presence of a minor.
• Malicious injury to property.
• Resisting arrest.
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