Altercation at the Public Library


At 12:30 P.M. on December 03, 2016 City Police arrested a 19 year old male. It’s alleged that he attended at the Library on East street and when he was asked to leave he refused.

He continued and argued with staff and when staff attempted to call Police he grabbed that phone and started attacking the staff. The males then attacked the staff member with a sharpie. Patrons at the library intervened and he left and was apprehended a short time later. He is facing charges of assault with a weapon and threatening death.

He will be appearing in WASH (weekend and statutory holiday) bail court on December 4, 2016.