LESTER PRAIRIE The Lester Prairie Police Department responded to a report of physical domestic assault June 4 at approximately 9 p.m., according to a formal complaint.
The suspect, Joe Allen Bicondova, 22, of Lester Prairie, fled the scene and a felony arrest warrant was issued.
Weapons were not involved, but the Lester Prairie Police Department asks anyone who observes Bicondova to contact law enforcement immediately.
Bicondova is charged with two felonies domestic assault by strangulation, and domestic assault. If convicted, the first charge carries a maximum penalty of three years imprisonment and/or a $5,000 fine; and the second is punishable by a maximum of five years imprisonment and/or a $10,000 fine.
Bicondova was not in custody at the time this issue went to press.
He has three prior domestic assault convictions within the past 10 years, according to the complaint.