Tremonton man in custody after alleged domestic violence incident

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Courtesy: Box Elder County sheriff’s office

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 News) – A Tremonton man was arrested after an alleged domestic violence incident.

Deputies with the Box Elder Sheriff’s Office said they received a call shortly after 11:20 a.m. Wednesday about a man with a gun and shots fired at 800 North in Elwood.

It was also reported that Jeramy Ford Head, 43, was agitated with his girlfriend. Dispatchers said they determined one of the children inside the home was calling for help. The dispatchers were able to keep the child on the phone until deputies arrived at the scene.

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When deputies arrived, they said they tired to calm Head but he was eventually tasered and taken into custody. The children were unharmed in the incident, according to deputies.

Head was booked into the Box Elder County Jail. He faces a number of charges including domestic violence, aggravated assault, disorderly conduct and assault on police.

Free and confidential help and support for victims and survivors of domestic or intimate partner violence is available 24/7: 1-800-897-LINK (5465) or udvc.org. If you or someone else is in immediate danger or in an emergency, please call 911 immediately.

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