A Walton man spent Easter Sunday behind bars after his arrest in connection with a domestic violence incident. According the Delaware County Sheriff's Office, Gary Scofield attempted to stop the victim from breathing by applying pressure to the neck and a child under the age of 17 witnessed the incident. Scofield appeared in Town of Walton Court where he was remanded to the Delaware County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 in secured bonds. He was scheduled to re-appear before the Town of Walton Court at a later date.

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