A 55-year-old Mattoon man was arrested Sunday on battery charges involving a disabled person. Mattoon Police arrested Paul J. Dhermy at 11:05am in the 800 block of Lafayette Avenue. He was charged with Domestic Battery, Aggravated Battery of a Disabled Person, and Resisting a Peace Officer. The charges allege that Dhermy battered a disabled person and that he resisted arrest.
Dhermy is in custody in the Coles County Jail.