Man assaulted atValley Springs bar; one arrested
VALLEY SPRINGS — Calaveras County Sheriff ’s Office deputies responded to a fight at the Range Bar in the 100 block of Quail Oaks Road at 11 p.m. Oct. 12.
Upon arrival, deputies found a man who had been the victim of a violent battery and required medical attention, the Sheriff ’s Office said. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.
The next day at about 7 p.m., deputies contacted Benjamin David Robitaille, 38, of Valley Springs as he was leaving a residence in that town and arrested him on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon with great bodily force or injury and battery with serious injury, the Sheriff ’s Office said.
Robitaille was booked into Calaveras County Jail, but was released after posting $110,000 bail. An investigation is ongoing.