BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) -- Charges against a man in a reported stabbing near Osseo have been dropped.
Court records show that a felony Aggravated Battery charge and a misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct charge against Richard West, 37, of Osseo were dismissed Thursday. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested West on January 1 at his home after responding to a report of a fight at Whispering Pines Tavern near Osseo. The department reported finding David Peterson of Osseo with a non-life-threatening cut to the abdomen.
A message left with Jackson County District Attorney Gerald Fox seeking comment was not immediately returned.