Dutchess County Man Allegedly Assaults Three Police Officers

(Poughkeepsie, NY) -- A Dutchess County man is behind bars after allegedly resisting arrest and assaulting three police officers in the Town of Poughkeepsie.

Police say Juan Carlos Alvarez-Lopez from LaGrange tried to run away from officers after being stopped on Main Street. During the scuffle, the 20-year-old injured three officers, who were later treated and released from a nearby hospital. Alvarez-Lopez faces a number of charges including second-degree assault.

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