Mansfield Arrest Turns Violent

Mansfield Arrest Turns Violent

SHIPPEN TOWNSHIP (WENY)---An arrest in Shippen Township turned violent when a man assaulted and threatened a State Trooper.

Mansfield State Police say Dustin Post, 21, became violent after State Trooper Daniel Doney arrested him for burglary.

Post allegedly kicked Trooper Doney in the leg, then began to make threats to the Trooper and to his family.

Post was transported to the Soldiers and Sailors Hospital after being controlled.

He now faces burglary charges and aggravated assault.

Bail for the combined charges is set at $150,000.