87
      Wednesday
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      Thursday
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      Friday
      86 / 71

      Man wanted for assaulting a police officer

      Brad L. Hickman

      Brad L. Hickman turned himself into police Friday after warrants were issued for his arrest involving the assault of a police officer during a traffic stop Thursday.

      Hickman was wanted for Driving under Suspension, ABC violation, Speeding, and Assaulting a Police Officer.

      The officer had stopped Hickman for speeding, when Hickman got out of the car, assaulted the officer, and then ran into a wooded area, according to Sgt. Kimberly Nelson, the department's public information officer.

      The officer had to seek medical attention for minor injuries but is recovering.