MASON CITY | A Mason City man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a person with a chain and padlock Monday.
Mike Nicholson, 35, has been charged with felony willful injury.
Nicholson is accused of striking a person's head and back with the chain and attached padlock, causing serious injury, court documents said. The alleged assault occurred in the 800 block of North Delaware Avenue.
A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for Nov. 9 at the Cerro Gordo County Courthouse.
Nicholson is being held without bond at the Cerro Gordo County Jail due to a U.S. Marshal hold.
— Courtney Fiorini