Two from Milan arrested on domestic assault and assault charges

Rodolfo Hernandez and Romina Diaz Booking photos

Two Milan residents have been charged after police responded Friday afternoon to what Milan Police Chief Gail Hayes described as a domestic disturbance.

Hayes said Milan police went to the 200 block of North State Street where the couple had been in a verbal and physical altercation. After an investigation, 36-year old Rodolfo Hernandez of 245 North State Street and 31-year old Romina Diaz of 414 East Spring Street both were arrested.

Hernandez is charged with felony second-degree domestic assault, his bond was set at $5,000, cash only. Ms. Diaz is charged with felony third-degree assault/special victim. She’s also accused of misdemeanor resisting or interfering with an arrest, detention, or stop. Her bond was set at $1,500 cash only.

Chief Hayes said Ms. Diaz was accused of spitting on one of the arresting officers.

Hernandez and Diaz were taken to the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail.