Hastings man charged with felony assault
Hastings Police have charged Todd David Casey, 47, Hastings, with one felony count of domestic assault and one felony count of domestic assault by strangulation. The charges were filed following an Aug. 26 incident in Hastings. According to the criminal complaint, police were notified about an assault. A female said she had been riding with Casey and he allegedly struck her in the face several times. She said he also held his hands around her throat and squeezed them. She said she was unable to breathe or talk.
A check of Casey's criminal history indicates he has two prior qualified domestic violence convictions within the past 10 years.