Casey Co. man arrested locally on strangulation, other charges

A Casey County man was arrested by the Russell Springs Police Department on strangulation, wanton endangerment and other charges on Thursday evening, according to jail records.

Demetrias R. Matherly, age 28, of Bethelridge, was taken into custody by Sgt. Matthew Parrish and charged with strangulation 2nd degree, wanton endangerment 2nd degree, and assault 4th degree (minor injury).

Matherly was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center just before 8 p.m. Thursday.