LEBANON, Missouri- The Laclede County Sheriff’s Office says they have has arrested Aaron A. Anderson, 43, of Lebanon for two counts Domestic Assault in the 3rd degree (E-Felony). Anderson is accused of physically assaulting two teenage girls, the agency says. On March, 30th a Laclede County Investigator interviewed both girls, after being notified by Missouri Division of Child Services and Lebanon R-3 School personnel of the girls’ injuries. One of the of one of the girls was choked and hit multiple times on the head causing injuries above her eye. The other girl also had injuries to her forehead after being struck by Anderson, the Sheriff said.
Anderson was arrested Friday night by the Laclede County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Lebanon Police Department Special Response Team. A search warrant was also served at Anderson’s residence for illegal firearms. Anderson is a convicted felon and officers had information that Anderson was in possession of firearms prohibited by his past felony convictions. The investigation continues regarding the firearms related case.
Anderson is being held on a $50,000 bond in the Laclede County Detention Facility.