Police: Teen attempts to head-butt & spit on officer

Photo by Jeremy Champagne (Scramble Studio)

At approx. 11:20 PM Sunday police conducted a traffic stop with a taxi cab in the 1500 block of Victoria Ave.  A male passenger provided a false name to officers however once his identity was confirmed he was found to have a warrant for his arrest.  The 19 year old male was also found to be on a 24 hour curfew, which he was not following.  The male was taken to BRHC for medical clearance prior to lodging for court.  While there he attempted to head-butt one of the officers and he spit on the officer.  As a result he was charged with assault peace officer, public mischief, fail to comply with his release order and fail to comply with a probation order.  The male was held in custody for court later today