LUDINGTON, MI – A Ludington man is behind bars after he was arrested during a domestic violence incident over the weekend.
On Saturday, March 9th, 2019, at 1:27 PM, deputies with the Mason County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call reporting an “unwanted” person.
During the call, the female caller was heard screaming in the phone and the call abruptly ended.
Deputies arrived and found the door to the residence kicked in and broken. Inside they made contact with a female who had allegedly been assaulted by a male subject she had been in a short-term dating relationship with. The male had
fled out the back door as deputies arrived but was located a short distance away and arrested. The victim was treated at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
During the booking process, the suspect reportedly spit in the face of one deputy and fought with several others.
Christian Robert Walden, 25-years-old, of Ludington, remains lodged in the Mason County Jail on charges including: Home Invasion 2nd degree, Aggravated Domestic Violence, Interfering with tele-communication device, and 2 counts
R&O Officer. His bond has been set at $50,000.00 cash/surety.
Troopers with the Michigan State Police-Hart Post also responded to the scene and assisted deputies.