EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) –  A 29-year-old man who had been arrested for burglary of a vehicle, is now facing new charges for assaulting an officer at the police command center.

According to the El Paso Police Department, on Friday August 26, 2022, an officer was conducting a post-arrest search of 29-year-old Tony Wells, when Wells attacked an officer. The officer sustained minor injuries.

Wells was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for the assault on a public servant under a $10,000 bond and a charge for burglary of a vehicle under $2,000 bond.

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