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Man arrested for attacking off-duty officer in hospital ER

From NBC12 News

HENRICO, VA (NBC12) -  An off-duty Henrico police officer was given quite a shock Saturday morning while working as security for Saint Mary's Hospital.

Just before 1:30 a.m., police say 32-year-old Pavan K. Reddy walked into the hospital's emergency room and attacked a guard.

Police say Reddy pulled a tazer off the officer and shocked him with it.

The guard was able to recover from the attack and arrested Reddy who is now being held for a mental evaluation.

Police have not yet discovered a motive for the attack.

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