Man Jailed After Attacking Officers

A man is jailed facing multiple charges. Police say 40-year old Joseph Raymond Murphy

entered the Shop N Save in the 2600 block of South 4th yesterday afternoon and began

shattering bottles.  He then went outside, removed his clothes, and shattered used his hand

to shatter a windshield. He fought with officers once they arrived. Once in custody, he

was taken to the hospital for treatment to his hand and then to jail. Murphy is charged with

assault on a public servant, harassment of a public servant, and resisting. All officers involved

were treated for their injuries and exposure and Murphy had spit on them.  

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