Police said the woman required emergency surgery on her arm.
A man faces a criminal charge after police said he pushed his girlfriend down a flight of stairs. John Manley, 36, of the 2700 block of Mars Lane in Maryland Heights, was charged Wednesday with second-degree domestic assault. Maryland Heights Police said the woman broke her arm after being pushed and required emergency surgery. Manley was being held Monday in St. Louis County jail. Bail was set at $25,000. If you have experienced or know someone who has experienced domestic or sexual violence, find resources through the St. Louis Ending Violence Against Women Network (SLEVAWN) or call the Safe Connections 24-hour crisis hotline at 314-531-2003. For more crime information on Maryland Heights Patch, see the following articles: