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Biloxi man charged with assaulting police officer

Robert John Dunn, 32 of Biloxi, is facing charges after police say he assaulted an officer. (Photo source: Biloxi Police Dept) Robert John Dunn, 32 of Biloxi, is facing charges after police say he assaulted an officer. (Photo source: Biloxi Police Dept)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

A Biloxi man is facing charges after authorities say he assaulted a police officer early Sunday morning.

Police say they were investigating a domestic assault incident on Corley Street in Biloxi. When the officer attempted to arrest Robert John Dunn on charges of simple domestic assault, the 32-year old resisted arrest and assaulted the officer. The officer sustained minor injuries but did not require any medical attention.

Dunn is now being charged with simple assault on a law enforcement officer. He was transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center, where a $10,000 bond was set. Dunn was also booked on misdemeanor domestic assault charges, as well as resisting arrest.

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