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WE man charged with assaulting ex-girlfriend

Robert James Azure, 35, of 26418 Wolf Clan Drive, White Earth has been charged in Becker County District court with felony domestic assault -- inflict harm.

According to court records, on June 13 tribal police were called to the scene of a possible domestic assault. They found a woman with blood on her pants and shirt, crying and upset, with her nose red and swollen and bruises on her left temple.

She said Azure had been extremely intoxicated and "went crazy" on her when she told him she didn't want him around, punching her repeatedly in the head and pulling her hair.

The two had previously been in a romantic relationship, according to court records.

Azure appeared June 13 before District Judge Joe Evans, who set bail at $50,000 with conditions or $150,000 without conditions. His next court appearance is June 28.