After a long investigation process, The Sterling Police, with assistance from The Whiteside County States Attorney’s Office, arrested 35 year old Miguel A. Diaz. Diaz was charged on Wednesday, June 2nd, on one count of aggravated domestic battery, due to strangulation, a class 4 felony, and one count of domestic battery, also a class 4 felony due to a prior charge for the same. The investigation began from allegations of child abuse and domestic battery.
Diaz was issued a notice to appear and has a court date set for July 23rd. No further information is available at this time.