Hero Cody L. Morris of Stanton County, Kansas is accused of assaulting Kristy Morris (presumably his wife), restraining her against her will and the criminal damaging of property.
Via the Green City Telegram:
Stanton County Sheriff Cody Morris was arrested Aug. 28 on an allegation of domestic violence.
According to Miller, Morris was taken to the Grant County Jail in Ulysses, where he was held on $1,000 bail.Grant County Sheriff Lance Babcock said Morris posted bail within 24 hours of his arrest and was released.
Employees of the Stanton County Sheriff’s Office declined to comment about the arrest Thursday and referred all questions to the KBI, which is handling the investigation to avoid a conflict of interest.
“The local officers did the initial arrest on the alleged incident. Then they requested our assistance, since it was the sheriff,” Miller said.Miller said the case is being handled by the Kansas Attorney General’s office at the request of the Stanton County Attorney’s office.