Garrett man charged with battery turns himself in

Adam J High

A Garrett, Indiana man was arrested Sunday afternoon in relation to battery charges from September of last year.

Posted: Jan. 8, 2018 1:17 PM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A Garrett, Indiana man was arrested Sunday afternoon in relation to battery charges from September of last year.

Police say in the early hours of Sept. 5., 23-year-old Adam J. High and 28-year-old Chase Geist got into an altercation outside of a bar in Garrett.

As a result of the incident, Geist was taken to the hospital with life-threatening head injuries that required extensive medical treatment.

High was charged with aggravated battery, a level 3 felony.

On Sunday morning, High turned himself in to the Indiana State Police and was incarcerated in the DeKalb County Jail.

He is currently being held without bond.

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