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DuBois man fights police officers at Penn Highlands DuBois, faces assault charges

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DUBOIS – DuBois City Police have filed charges of aggravated assault and harassment against a 30-year-old man who fought with police officers at the Penn Highlands DuBois emergency department.

According to the police report, Henry Fuller was being treated for an injury at Penn Highlands when he became irritated and tried to leave the treatment area.

When a police officer intervened, Fuller allegedly grabbed the officer’s wrist, and tried to grab the officer’s gun and taser.

Additional officers were called to the scene before Fuller could be medicated and restrained.

Fuller’s preliminary hearing has not yet been scheduled.