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Man arrested for child endangerment

A Salem man was arrested for threatening to harm children and others on Friday, April 5, around 9:16 p.m.

Thadeux Wilson, 31, of Salem, was arrested and charged with harassment first degree, an aggravated misdemeanor, child endangerment, an aggravated misdemeanor and interference with official acts causing injury, a serious misdemeanor.

Wilson was arrested after the Henry County Sheriff’s Office responded to 101 S. Monroe Street in Salem for a welfare check.

The Iowa State Patrol and Henry County Health Center Ambulance responded to assist at the scene.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.