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St. Peters Police Blotter: Father Pulls Collapsable Baton on Officers Responding to Medical Call

Also in the St. Peters crime report, a stolen car was found in Pacific.

The following are selected reports from the St. Peters Police Department.

Incident No. 25400: Assault on Law Enforcement, first block of Sunnyview Court. St. Peters Police Officers received a medical call to the residence in reference to a 28-year-old male, unresponsive with alcohol poisoning. Upon arrival, a 57-year-old male subject answered the door and started yelling at officers on scene, telling them to leave his property.

Officers explained to the male subject they were there to check the well being of his son, and the male subject refused to allow officers inside the house, pulling a collapsible baton on the officer, then retreating to the inside of his home.  

The 28-year old-subject eventually came to the door and verbally refused any medical attention. Warrants for assault 3rd have been sent to St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.

Incident No. 25482: Stolen auto, 400 block of Benton Drive. The victim's vehicle stolen by an acquaintance. The vehicle was recovered in Pacific after a police pursuit and a suspect was apprehended. Charges are pending.

Mike McKnight December 11, 2012 at 08:05 PM
It doesn't sound like he hit the cops, it's just he pulled it out to warn them to not go into his home which he has a right to say and he has a right to protect his property from intruders. Cops are not above the law even though they may try to circumvent situations and make it seem like a legit reason to come inside, if the owner has done nothing wrong then he can refuse entry.

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