Man arrested for assaulting police


CHARLESTON, Ill. (WCIA) — Police arrested a man after they said he assaulted them after he tried to break into a home.

It happened on Monroe Avenue near 12th Street.

They said Jeremy Scott, 36, was drunk when he tried to get inside a house. When they approached him, they said he refused to give his name and kicked them. He’s charged with aggravated assault and resisting.

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