Steve Puterski

Back to: Local News
September 12, 2013
Follow Local News

Fallon man guilty of deadly weapon assault

A Fallon man pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court on an assault charge. Steve Gerry Shell, a self-proclaimed music producer, entered the plea to one count of assault with a deadly weapon stemming from an Aug. 20 incident. According to the criminal complaint, Shell threatened Ashley Miller with a knife during a domestic dispute. Shell, though, told Judge Tom Stockard he stabbed the bed and “she was at a reasonable distance.” Churchill County Deputy District Attorney Lane Mills, though, painted a different picture as he said the state would have proved at trial a more contentious and violent interaction. Mills …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: Local News

Trending Sitewide

The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 12, 2013 08:19PM Published Sep 12, 2013 08:19PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.