Man arrested in suspected domestic dispute

By WTAJ News

Published 04/16 2014 02:08PM

Updated 04/16 2014 02:09PM

SANDY TOWNSHIP, CLEARFIELD COUNTY – Police arrested a 24-year-old DuBois man Tuesday after his estranged girlfriend claimed he attacked her after bringing their child to visit.

According to police the 22-year-old woman brought their child to Layne Stipe’s home on Rockton Road, and during the visit Stipe attempted to strangle and smother her. Officers did observer injuries on the woman.

Police say Stipe fled when they arrived at his home, and was arrested later while traveling on Rockton Road. He is in the Clearfield County Jail.

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