At around 1:45 a.m. Saturday, North Platte police responded to the 1400 block of N. Sheridan on the report of an assault. A 50-year-old woman told police that Arthur Manzanares, 60, threw a full can of beer at her, striking her and causing a severe laceration to the middle of her forehead. She was taken to the Great Plains Regional Medical Center for medical treatment.
Police determined there was probable cause to arrest Manzanares for second degree assault, a felony.
Manzanares was charged and jailed at the Lincoln County Detention Center.
His bond is set at $25,000.