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Hospers, IA man charged in assault

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HOSPERS, Iowa (KTIV) -

A northwest Iowa man faces charges after an alleged assault at a home in Hospers, Iowa.

Sioux County Sheriff's deputies say they learned 23-year-old Gary Hovey assaulted a person at the home while a two-year old child was present.

Officials say when people tried to help the assault victim, Hovey threatened them with a shotgun.

He's charged with domestic assault, and assault with a firearm.

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