Assault on a Police Officer


At 1:30 am, Police received a call of a male causing a disturbance at a residence on Westaway Bay. Upon Police arrival they located a 24 year old male who was causing the problems. When Police attempted to arrest the suspect he began fighting with them and during the process of this arrest the suspect spit on one of the officers. The suspect was charged with Resisting Arrest and Assaulting a Police Officer. He was held in custody until sober and then released for court at a later date.