Muncie Man Faces Charges In Beating

A Muncie man was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly beat his girlfriend, leaving the victim with broken facial bones and a fractured jaw. The Star Press reports 29 year old Jacob Lawrence Harter was preliminarily charged with aggravated battery and domestic battery resulting in serious bodily injury. He was taken to the Delaware County jail, where he was later released after posting a $25,000 bond.