Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Hopkinsville Woman Allegedly Assaults Police Officer

 

G WASHINGTONHOPKINSVILLE, KY (2/2/12) – A Hopkinsville woman has been cited for assault after hitting a police officer. According to the Hopkinsville Police report, 31-year-old Georgina Washington was arrested following the incident which occurred around 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday.

The report says Washington call the Emergency Communications Center twice and cursed at dispatchers. She then came to the police department to report a crime. An officer explained to her that what she described was not a crime under Kentucky statutes. Washington then is reported to have screamed, “Why did you bring me here?”

The officer attempted to calm Washington to no avail. At this point, Lieutenant Alexander walked up and Washington started punching him. Washington reportedly continued to fight while being placed under arrest.

Washington is charged with disorderly conduct, 3rd degree assault and falsely reporting an incident.

David Bryant
SurfKY News

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

Drought Conditions Prompt Campfire Safety Reminder

GOLDEN POND, Ky. (7/30/14) — Due to the current drought conditions in the area, and increasingly dry weather in the… Read More

Murder Charges Filed in Death of Hanson Man

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/30/14) ― A Manitou man has been charged with murder, first-degree burglary and first-degree… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 28, 2014 3312

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 30, 2014 2894

UPDATE: Waide Responds to Allegations of…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 28, 2014 2890

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 30, 2014 2559

Three Arrested in Muhlenberg as Part of…

in Top Stories by GPD Officer Wes Miller
July 28, 2014 2447

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 28, 2014 3312

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2890

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2447

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 1684

Two Injured in Vehicle Collision on…

in Top Stories by William Roundtree
July 28, 2014 1675

Madisonville Man Arrested for Assault,…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 28, 2014 1065

Zuberer Takes Over at Quarterback for…

in News by Steve LeMaster
July 28, 2014 946

Dont Miss Out on a Howl of a Good Time

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 28, 2014 819

Instant Admissions Day is Aug. 1, 2014

in News by Bernie Hale
July 29, 2014 646

Happenings and Meetings - Daviess County

in News by Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau
July 28, 2014 428

Prosecutors Mull Over Whether to Charge…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 30, 2014 2559

Three Arrested in Muhlenberg as Part of…

in Top Stories by GPD Officer Wes Miller
July 30, 2014 1929

UPDATE: Muhlenberg Man, Woman Arrested in…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
July 28, 2014 1334

Foot Pursuit Ends with Arrest

in Top Stories by Christopher Rogers
July 28, 2014 1236

Boys of Broad to Launch Video at Cinema 4

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 29, 2014 1215

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03