STORM LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) – A Storm Lake man has been arrested after police say he choked his brother and threatened to kill him if he called the police.
Thirty-five-year-old Berdolino Sercy has been charged with Assault Causing Serious Injury and First-Degree Harassment.
He was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail on a $7,000 bond.
Shortly after 8 a.m. Sunday morning, the Storm Lake Police was called to 523 Russell Street #3 in reference to an assault.
Police say the victim, who is the brother of Sercy, claims Sercy choked him and caused multiple injuries to his face and skull. The victim also said Sercy threatened to kill him if he called the police.
The victim was taken to Buena Vista Regional Center for treatment.