Teenager Punches Rochester Police Officer In The Face
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Five Rochester teenagers are expected to face criminal charges for their involvement in a fight Tuesday.
One of them is also accused of punching a police officer.
The fight was reported around 6:15 in the area of 12th St and 13th Ave NW, near John Marshall High School.
Several juveniles fled when officers arrived but 5 were detained. They range in age from 14 to 17-years-old.
One of the teens began fighting with officers. During the struggle, he punched an officer in the face with a closed fist. The 15-year-old was arrested on assault and other charges.
The female officer he punched did not require medical attention.
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