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Wanted Man Assaults Officer

Wanted Man Assaults Officer

Posted - Aug. 15, 2003 at 7:17 a.m.

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A man wanted for a series of thefts will now face an even longer list of charges.

Donald Nelson was wanted on three felony theft warrants. When officers went to place him under arrest Nelson punched at least one officer and then ran away. Police were able to catch him a short time later.

Nelson now will face additional charges of resisting arrest, giving false information to police, and assaulting an officer.


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