DOMESTIC ASSAULT: Police Officer Arrested

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A Fort Dodge police officer is on leave as he faces charges for allegedly assaulting his wife.

The Fort Dodge Messenger reports Jody Chansler is charged domestic assault.

He’s been placed on paid administrative leave until the case concludes.

After his arrest he was forced to turn over all of his guns.

Chansler is pleading not guilty to the charges. The trial is set for September 4th.

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