Man Facing Charges of Assault on a Peace Officer

Man Facing Charges of Assault on a Peace Officer

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - One inmate is in even more trouble after attacking a trooper in Midland.

Stephen Jones has been hit with charges of assault on a peace officer.

According to the affidavit, Jones pushed himself off a wall that a trooper had him pinned up against.

Troopers say when they tried to arrest Jones, he slapped the trooper's hand away and pushed him.

The trooper pinned Jones against the wall again and Jones slapped his hand a second time.

He was eventually cuffed and taken to jail.