Adult charged with assaulting teen

By Anna Carrera

Published 09/30 2013 04:20PM

Updated 09/30 2013 05:39PM

MATTOON -- Police arrested a man accused of battering a teenager. 30-year-old Nicholas Blakemore is being charged with aggravated battery.

Investigators say he and a 14-year-old got into a disagreement about who owned a bike. Police say the teen was on the bike when Blakemore put him in a headlock. The teen was not seriously hurt.

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