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Police Blotter: Man arrested after assaulting girlfriend

A Dickinson man was arrested Monday afternoon after he assaulted his girlfriend, according to a police report.

Police officers were called to a residence at the 900 block of Meadows Drive, where they spoke with the victim. She said Jesse Hecker, 22, had struck her in the face, shoulder and leg and damaged her vehicle.

Hecker faces charges of simple assault.

Man arrested for offensive phone calls to police dispatch

Police officers arrested a Dickinson man for disorderly conduct after he called dispatch 11 times Monday night.

Rodney Decker, 61, allegedly used “loud and offensive language” during the calls, Det. Terry Oestreich said. Decker had apparently been in a dispute with his neighbor’s loud generator at his residence on the 300 block of Second Avenue Southwest.