CEDAR FALLS | An Evansdale man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a Cedar Falls home and attacking his wife and a man inside.

The assault was witnessed by children, according to court records.

Jason Jess Harper, 36, of 1637 Michigan Drive, was arrested Monday for first-degree burglary, child endangerment, assault causing bodily injury and domestic assault at 5522 Peridot Road, Lot 53, about 6:50 a.m. His bond was set at $28,500.

Children were sleeping in the living room, and they awoke and were frightened by the assault, court records state.

Evansdale police later found Harper and detained him, records state.

Cops and courts reporter for the Courier

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