TOPEKA— Law enforcement authorities are investigating a suspect on battery charges.
Just after 8:00 a.m. Thursday, officers were dispatched to the 2800 block of NW Topeka Blvd. Upon arrival, officers found a woman had been struck by her husband with his motorcycle, according to police spokesperson Gretchen Koenen.
An initial investigation indicates the man and woman had gotten into an argument at a nearby gas station. The woman was walking away when the man struck her from behind with his motorcycle.
Jacob Lee Sender, 30, Topeka, was booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections on charges of Aggravated Battery (reckless behavior) for the incident, according to Koenen.
The woman sustained minor injuries and is expected to recover, according Koenen.