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Man facing charges after assaulting police

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By: KLKN Newsroom
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A Man is facing charges after assaulting two police officers early Saturday morning.

It happened at around 2 a.m. near 13th and O.

Police say officers were citing another party for disturbing the peace, when 26-year-old Tristan Simon started to interfere.

Police say he was verbally aggressive and they were going to arrest him for failure to comply. Tristan then chocked one officer and kicked another in the face.

He now faces charges for two counts of 3rd degree assault on a police officer. He is still in custody.

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