Police: 1 arrested after man’s head put through window on Main Street in Dubuque

Police said a man pushed another man’s head through a window, cutting his face, during an altercation Aug. 28 in Dubuque.

Douglas J. Gaul, 22, of Farley, was arrested at 11:46 p.m. in the area of West Second and Main streets on charges of assault with injury and public intoxication.

Court documents state that Gaul assaulted David F. Specht, 24, of 2678 Central Ave., pushing Specht’s head through the glass window of a door to 263 Main St.

Specht had “a laceration which ran from the top of his nose vertically to near his right eye,” according to documents. Specht was transported by private vehicle to MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center for treatment.