MATTOON (JG-TC) -- Police officers arrested a Mattoon man on Tuesday on a charge of domestic battery.
A Mattoon Police Department press release reported that Jerry Lee Gordon Jr., 62, was arrested on this charge at 7:38 a.m. in the 2100 block of Champaign Avenue. The charge alleges that he struck a woman in the nose. Minor injuries were reported. Gordon was taken to the Coles County jail.