Man Found Overdosing in WI Park Threatened Officers and EMS Workers with Knife, Police…

first_imgThe man was placed in an ambulance where he pulled out a pocket knife and threatened to harm the officers, police spokesman Lt. Kipp Hartman said in a statement. Elizabeth Beyer The Wisconsin State Journal Madison police and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded to reports of a man overdosing on narcotics in Warner Park Saturday evening. ©2020 The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wis.) ––– Officers were able to subdue the man and safely remove the knife, but the man began to spit on officers and EMS workers, Hartman said. Visit The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wis.) at www.wisconsinstatejournal.comcenter_img (TNS) Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC. The man was arrested on multiple felonies as well as other charges, Hartman said. Terrorist plot to kidnap Michigan governor to ‘stand trial’ in Wisconsin tops recent notable crime news Related Protecting EMS Personnel from AssaultBehavioral Restraint: Does Our Training Set Us up for Failure?What You Should Know about Self-Defense Seminars for EMS Providerslast_img