Man charged with assaulting police officer

Juneau, Alaska (KINY) A local man faces three criminal charges after a report of trespassing in the 200 block of Front Street.

Ollie Trent Stewart, 47, was charged with criminal trespass, resisting arrest, and assault on a police officer. 

Police said alcohol was involved in the incident.

Stewart was being held at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center to await a court appearance.

In a seperate case downtown, Cody Louis Munnuk Mercure, 29, was charged with assault on a police officer.  He was also held at Lemon Creek. Juneau police said alcohol was a factor in this incident.




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