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Man Charged with Attacking Albemarle Co. Police Officer


Albemarle County police are charging Douglas Frank Dunivan with assault, after they say he fought back while being arrested.

Douglas Frank Dunivan (photo from Albemarle Co. Police)

Sept. 30, 2013

Albemarle County police are charging a man with assault, after they say he fought back while being arrested.

Douglas Frank Dunivan was originally being detained for being drunk in public around 11 PM on Saturday on Rio Mills Road.

While officers were attempting to arrest him, they say Dunivan was uncooperative and tried to kick and bite the officers.

Dunivan is charged with drunk in public, obstruction and assault on a law enforcement officer.


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