Rockford man faces domestic battery charges after victim cut with knife

Cedric Ousley
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A Rockford man is in jail on multiple charges, including aggravated battery with a knife and domestic battery, after police say he cut a victim with a knife.

Cedric Ousley, 29, also faces charges of unlawful restraint. interfering with reporting domestic violence.and criminal damage to property.

Around 8:50 p.m. Thursday, officers arrived at a home in the 400 block of Morningside Drive to find a victim who had been cut with a knife and battered.

During their investigation, they identified Ousley as the suspect. They located him walking nearby and arrested him.

The victim's injuries are non-life-threatening.