Alcohol was a likely factor in a domestic violence incident on Ball Road in Alta Sierra Monday night. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says the incident started when the mother of a one week old infant was changing the child’s diapers, and the father came in and started a fight. The Sheriff says the female victim was grabbed by the throat.
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After the victim was able to get away the suspect went out side and continued drinking. The Victim did not receive serious injury. 26 Year old Arlis Lee of Grass Valley was taken into custody for suspicion of domestic violence.