On October 23, 2021, the Lewis County Sheriff's Office received a report of a domestic disturbance in progress in La Grange, Missouri. Upon arrival, the Lewis County deputy encountered Melissa M. McGlauchlen, age 48, and Chassie L Young, age 48, who had been involved in a physical altercation.
Following an investigation, Melissa McGlauchlen was taken into custody and lodged in the Clark County Jail on a 24 hour hold. She was subsequently charged with domestic assault -3rd degree, a class E felony. Chassie Young was given citations for domestic assault - 3rd degree.
Miss McGlauchlen has been released from the Clark County Jail as of this release.
The Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
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