Decorah man suffers broken jaw in early morning assault
Monday, November 12, 2012 4:17 AM
Ryan Piper of Decorah suffered a broken jaw in an early morning assault outside Corner Bar Saturday.
According to Decorah Police, Timothy Moses, 34, Des Moines, reportedly assaulted Piper by striking him in the mouth with a closed fist at about 12:50 a.m. Moses was located a short time later and taken into custody.
Piper was taken to the Winneshiek Medical Center emergency room where he was seen and later transported to Gundersen Lutheran in La Crosse for treatment of his broken jaw.
Moses was charged with assault causing serious injury.