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Detroit Lakes man pleads guilty to assault

A Detroit Lakes man pled guilty recently to a felony domestic assault charge in Becker County District Court.

Jay Paul Irvine Haverkamp, 28, was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison, stayed on conditions including up to three years of supervised probation, 30 days in jail and payment of $617 in fines. He was also ordered to have no contact with the victim in the incident.

Haverkamp was accused of choking and pushing his female companion to the floor during an argument on March 10, 2008.