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Nevis man in court for allegedly assaulting woman again

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A Nevis man who held a SWAT team at bay in February during a domestic dispute has been arrested again for allegedly assaulting the same woman after she withdrew the protection order against him.


Joseph Chester Stish, 43, appeared in Hubbard County District Court Monday on a charge of Domestic Assault, one month after pleading guilty to a similar charge. Later Monday he was sentenced on the first charge, receiving 30 days in jail and a $500 fine.

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