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Columbia man Tasered, jailed after altercation on Hayes street

Columbia Police employ Tazer to subdue suspect alleged to have assaulted woman in Hayes Street incident. Other charges alleged include domestic violence, resisting arrest, and felony assault on a police officer. Suspect lodged in Adair County Regional Jail
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By Ofc. Josh Brockman, Public Information Officer
Columbia City Police Department, Jason Cross Chief

On Tuesday, September 1, 2015,at approximately 8:16pmCT, Columbia Police officers responded to a domestic dispute at a residence located off of Hayes street. Upon officers arrival it was found that domestic violence had taken place and the female living at the residence had been assaulted.

While attempting to place the perpetrator into custody he became combative and struck CPD Ofc. Jamie Cole

The suspect was brought into compliance with the deployment of the Tazer. 37 year old Richard Logsdon of Columbia, KY was arrested and charged with Assault 4th degree, domestic violence, resisting arrest, and felony assault on a Police Officer.

Logsdon was lodged in Adair County Regional Jail by Ofc. Cole and Sgt. Tracy McCarol. ***

An arrest is not a finding of guilt. An individual charged by police is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

This story was posted on 2015-09-05 17:33:15
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