According to a press release from the MPD, Mattoon Police arrested Andre M. Griffin, 31 years of age of Mattoon, for the offense of Aggravated Domestic Battery.
The arrest occurred on 2/17/18 at 3:39pm in the 500 block of N. 23rd Street in Mattoon. The charge alleges that on 2/17/18, and while engaged in a verbal argument with a female, Mr. Griffin struck, choked, and spit on the female subject.
Mr. Griffin was taken to the Coles County Jail.
All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.