According to a MPD press release, Mattoon Police arrested Joshua G.A. Hyde, 36 years of age of Mattoon, for the offense of Aggravated Battery. The arrest occurred on 07/05/2018 at 9:45pm at the Mattoon Police Department.
The charge alleges that on 07/05/18, and in the 2700 block of Western Ave in Mattoon, Mr. Hyde battered a female about the face and body, and used his hands to choke her, causing numerous marks and injuries to her face and body. Mr. Hyde was taken to the Coles County Jail.