Man Arrested on Domestic Assault Charges, in addition to other Charges

Written by Theresa Rose on May 8, 2017

On 5-6-17 at approximately 106am DMCSO deputies received a report of domestic abuse assault victim at GRMC.  Deputies learned that the victim Taylor Housman (24) was assaulted by her ex-boyfriend Jordan Redd (26) in the Mediapolis area.  After being assaulted by Redd inside her vehicle, Housman was able exit the vehicle which was then stolen by Redd along with Housman cellular phone.  A passerby rendered aid to Housman.

At approximately 349am Redd was spotted driving in the Burlington area by law enforcement.  Redd led police in a short pursuit which ended when Redd lost control of the vehicle, struck a powerline pole and rolled in the 1300 blk of S. Main Street coming to rest in the front yard of a residence.  Redd was transported by ambulance to GRMC for non-life threatening injuries sustained in the accident.

Redd is charged with Serious Domestic Abuse Assault, Theft 3rd, and Driving While Barred.

The Des-Moines County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Burlington Police Department, West Burlington Police Department and Burlington Fire Department.

The investigation continues with more charges pending.