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Man Accused Of Assaulting A Sheriff’s Deputy Now Behind Bars

Sunday, April 8th, 2012 at 9:14 am

A man accused of assaulting a Washington County Sheriff’s deputy is now in custody.

Polk County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 20-year-old Tyler Robert Chute near Luck, Wisconsin around 10pm Saturday night.

According to the Washington County Sheriff’s department, one of their deputies tried to pull over a suspicious car along St. Croix Trail North at about 9:30pm Thursday night.

When the deputy stopped the suspect, the man assaulted the deputy. He kicked and punched him until the suspect fled on foot.

The deputy involved in the assault was not hospitalized.

Chute was arrested Saturday night, after the Washington County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant for his arrest.

 

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