- Associated Press - Tuesday, October 11, 2016

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Biloxi police say a 61-year-old man has been charged with felony, simple assault on a police officer.

Sgt. O’Neal Adams tells local news outlets officers were responding to a disturbance call when Joseph Bridges struck an officer with an open hand Monday morning.

Adams says the officer injuries were minor and he did not require medical treatment.

Bridges is being held on a $25,000 bond set by Justice Court Judge Bruce Strong.

Online jail records do not list an attorney for Bridges.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide