Officer hospitalized after responding to a domestic dispute
The suspect, who inflicted the injury, has been identified as Mr. Ashley Marceline of Penville, who was later shot in the thigh by the police.
Police Public Relations Officer Inspector John Carbon has more on this story.
Inspector Carbon says investigations into that incident are ongoing.
Mr. Marceline was arrested and charged for assault, inflicting grievous bodily harm on a police officer and cultivation of marijuana.
He appeared before a magistrate on Tuesday May 15th, and pleaded guilty to the charge of cultivation of marijuana.