Fremont Man Sentenced For Assaulting Officer

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

A Fremont man convicted of assaulting a police officer has been sentenced to prison.

Twenty-eight-year-old Patrick Patterson was sentenced Monday in Dodge County District Court to four to five years for third-degree assault of an officer.

Authorities say police were trying to escort Patterson from a bar when he punched one of the officers in the side of the face, breaking the officer's glasses. Another officer was injured as a result of a stun gun that was used to subdue Patterson.

Patterson has said he does not remember the incident.

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