Midland Man Sentenced on Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - 25 years in jail. That's the sentence for a Midland man who beat up his girlfriend and pointed a gun at four people including two children.

37-year-old Michael Dyer was convicted of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Dyer beat up his girlfriend at a home on butternut lane.

Her relatives came to help her and that's when police say dyer threatened them with a gun.

When officers arrived, Dyer locked himself inside.

But the short standoff ended when he finally came out.

We're told he resisted arrest and spit in an officers face.