On July 21, 2020 at approximately 11:30 AM, the WRPD was dispatched to the area of North 5th Avenue and Penn Avenue for a report of a possible domestic disturbance. WRPD Officers responded, located a known victim and spoke to her. The Officers conducted an investigation and an involved male, identified as Josh (Joshua) Michael HAYES, was found to have been in a vehicle with the victim and the two entered into a verbal argument. During the argument HAYES struck the victim with a "backfist" on the side of her face, near her eye. The victim was able to get her son and herself out of the vehicle and get away from HAYES. The victim sustained a very swollen eye; nearly swollen shut. HAYES was taken into custody and arraigned for the listed charges in front of a District Justice.