ARGYLE (WKOW) -- The Lafayette County Sheriff's Office says Aaron Saalsaa, the man injured in a weekend fight in Argyle, has died from his injuries.
A news release issued by the Sheriff's office Monday night says Saalsaa passed away at the Madison hospital where he was receiving treatment.
27-year-old Aaron Saalsaa was found Sunday morning, outside a home on North Broad Street in Argyle.
Authorities say 29-year-old Danial Saalsaa is being held in the Lafayette County Jail for his role in the fight.
Since the suspect is the brother-in-law of Argyle Police Chief Hayley Saalsaa and since the Argyle Police Department often works closely with the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office-- Monroe Police are investigating the matter to avoid any conflict of interest.
ARGYLE (WKOW) -- Police have arrested the brother-in-law of Argyle's police chief after an altercation at a home early Sunday morning.
Lafayette County officials say 27-year-old Aaron D. Saalsaa and 29-year-old Danial D. Saalsaa got into a fight outside a house on N. Broad Street around 3 a.m. Aaron Saalsaa was seriously hurt. He was taken to a Madison hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Danial Saalsaa is being held in the Lafayette County Jail. He faces a felony charge of aggravated battery.
Argyle Police Chief Hayley Saalsaa witnessed the altercation, after family members called her to help. Monroe police will be investigating the incident, due to a possible conflict of interest.
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