Man accused of disarming Montgomery police officer
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man is accused of fighting and disarming a police officer who arrested him.
News agencies report that the Montgomery police officer was trying to arrest Marcus Searight on a trespassing charge, but he fought and injured the officer before being subdued Monday.
He was arrested on charges of second-degree assault and disarming a law enforcement officer.
Police say the officer’s injury was minor.
It was not immediately clear whether Searight had an attorney who could speak for him.