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James Francis Howard, 46, was arrested on suspicion of assaulting his mother in Dalton, Minn.

Man, accused of assaulting his mom, may face attempted murder charge, Otter Tail sheriff's official says

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A 46-year-old Otter Tail County man might be charged with attempted murder after his arrest this morning for the alleged assault of his 68-year-old mother.


An ambulance was called near Dalton at 7:51 p.m. Saturday on a report of a severe head injury, which prompted the medical personnel to call Otter Tail County sheriff's deputies, Lt. Matt McGuire said in a news release.

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