Clarksville Police a moonshine still was discovered while officers were investigating a domestic assault case on Halloween.
Police say officers responded to 13-18 Sonja Drive for a domestic in progress and when officers arrived, they found a man, identified as 30-year old Matthew Walter with an injury above his left eyebrow.
The investigation revealed there had been a physical confrontation between Walter and his girlfriend and based on the officer’s investigation, Walter was determined to be the primary aggressor and was taken in custody and charged with domestic assault.
Police say the responding officers also spotted something out of the ordinary—a moonshine still near the kitchen area where five buckets of corn mash, 44 jars of finished products and other manufacturing paraphernalia.
An investigation into the violation of alcohol and beverage laws has been opened and charges are pending in that incident.