Man charged with DUI, assaulting officer after hit-and-run

Man charged with DUI, assaulting officer after hit-and-run

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The Henrico Police Department says a man faces multiple charges after they say he assaulted an officer while being arrested.

Officers responded to the 9000 block of Staples Mill Road for a reported hit-and-run crash on Saturday. When they arrived to the area, they found the driver they say was responsible for the incident, 28-year-old Zacheri Kyle Wilson.

As Wilson, who was suspected of being intoxicated, was being arrested, police say he assaulted an officer.

He was charged with DUI, obstruction of justice, assaulting a law enforcement officer and two counts of hit and run.

The officer was not injured.

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