A 53-year-old Catawissa man was charged Tuesday in the alleged assault of a family member.

Jeffrey L. Forbus was charged in Franklin County Associate Circuit Court with third-degree domestic assault, a felony. Bond was set at $15,000.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were dispatched Monday, Jan. 1, to a home in the 500 block of Court Carol, Catawissa, for a report of a domestic assault.

The female victim was sitting in her vehicle parked in the driveway of the home. She had minor injuries from the alleged assault, authorities said.

Forbus was transported to the Franklin County Jail and placed on a 24-hour hold pending application of a warrant.