Police: St. Charles man lacerates officer's eye

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on February 19, 2014 at 12:18 AM

Updated Wednesday, Feb 19 at 8:55 AM

(KMOV) -- A St. Charles man is accused of assaulting a police officer’s eye after resisting arrest for a domestic assault charge.

It was reported that Jonathan T. Garland, 21, threatened authorities with violence while resisting arrest for a domestic assault charge on Sunday. 

As authorities attempted to arrest Garland, he lashed out an officer, striking him in the head and causing lacerations near his eye.

Garland was taken into custody and charged with resisting arrest for a felony and assault of a law enforcement officer.

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