Police: Brutal assault by northeast Missouri man caused 'major injuries'

Daniel Hartgrave, 57, of La Belle, Mo. (Photo: Lewis County Sheriff's Office)

Police say a woman suffered major injuries after an attack by a northeast Missouri man.

Daniel E. Hartgrave, 57, of La Belle, Mo., has been charged with first-degree assault, a class A felony punishable by up to life in prison.

According to a press release Tuesday, the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office was notified on Monday of the woman’s injuries by a medical facility. Upon further investigation, deputies learned that Hartgrave had struck the woman with two different objects, causing “major injuries.”

Hartgrave remains in the Lewis County jail on $100,000 cash-only bond.

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