A Port Byron man is facing charges on an accusation that he tackled a woman, breaking her hip.
Fredrick S. Wassell, 32, Port Byron, has been charged with aggravated battery and domestic battery, according to Rock Island County Court records. Court records state the incident happened Oct. 8, and was investigated by the Rock Island County Sheriff's Office.
Wassell was still in custody Wednesday morning, according to the sheriff's office, which said the incident occurred in Port Byron.
His bail was set at $30,000, court records state. He must post $3,000 to be released.
His next court date was not listed.