A weekend domestic disturbance resulting in a knife wound lands a 27-year-old Effingham man a jail stay following apprehension with the help of the county’s K9 officer.

Anthony Bernardo Martinelli, faces charges that include aggravated battery and interference with law enforcement, both felony offenses. Bond was set at $30,000. Martinelli remained in jail Tuesday morning. He is to have no contact with the victim. The complaint against Martinelli arose from allegations related to a domestic dispute Sunday, June 26. Authorities from the Sheriff’s Office allege Martinelli pulled out a knife and cut the 28-year-old victim. The incident occurred in Effingham.

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