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Tue July 10, 2012
Charges filed in Iron County assault
CRYSTAL FALLS, MI-- An Iron River Township man has been charged with felonious assault in connection with a shooting incident on Sunday.
The Iron County Sheriff’s Office was called to the home around 4:20 p.m. on a report that a disorderly subject was fighting with family members. Deputies say Bobby Joe Nordstrom, 37, obtained a gun and fired two shots. He then barricaded himself in a relative’s house, but after a brief standoff surrendered to police.
Nordstrom is charged with two counts of felonious assault, possession of a firearm while intoxicated, felon in possession of a firearm, and being an habitual offender, fourth offense. He remains lodged in the Iron County Jail on a $5,000 cash bond.
A preliminary exam is set for July 16.