Elida Mayor Will Serve Probation for Domestic Dispute

By Kelly James | kjames@kamr.com

Published 02/03 2014 08:59PM

Updated 02/04 2014 06:54AM

ELIDA -- The mayor of Elida faces probation time for a domestic dispute.

Durward Dixon was sentenced to one year of probation.

The incident happened in the summer of 2011.

Dixon was charged with false imprisonment and four misdemeanors including battery.

According to court documents he held his girlfriend against her will, and threatened to kill himself after she told him she wanted to move out of their home.

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