Custom Search

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

[AZ] Phoenix Police Officer Sutton Wohlman accused of choking his girlfriend and punching a responding officer

An off-duty Phoenix police officer who was arrested on suspicion of trying to choke his girlfriend had punched an officer in the face, according to recently released court documents. Sutton Wohlman, 29, was booked early Monday morning at the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office jail on suspicion of assault and resisting arrest... The witness and the girlfriend told authorities Wohlman was choking the girlfriend to the point where she had trouble breathing...



PHOENIX POLICE OFFICER ARRESTED ON ASSAULT CHARGES

azfamily.com
by Natalie Rivers
October 18, 2010
[Excerpts] A Phoenix police officer is in jail after a witness reported the suspect was involved in a domestic violence situation. Sunday at approximately 11:45 p.m., officers responded to a 911 call after a witness reported Sutton Wohlman, 29, was choking a female... the witness intervened in the assault before calling police. The first officer to arrive on scene attempted to detain Wohlman by placing him in handcuffs, but Wohlman tried to resist. Additional officers were called to the scene to take him into custody... Wohlman was booked into jail and faces charges of aggravated assault and resisting arrest... [Full article here]

PHOENIX COP HIT OFFICER DURING ARREST, DOCUMENTS SAY
The Arizona Republic
Oct. 19, 2010 08:19 AM
[Excerpts]An off-duty Phoenix police officer who was arrested on suspicion of trying to choke his girlfriend had punched an officer in the face, according to recently released court documents. Sutton Wohlman, 29, was booked early Monday morning at the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office jail on suspicion of assault and resisting arrest... A witness heard the scream and who went to the pair. The witness and the girlfriend told authorities Wohlman was choking the girlfriend to the point where she had trouble breathing... he apparently raised his arm as he was going to punch the girlfriend... The witness called police. The girlfriend got away and ran to the witness for help. An officer arrived and found Wohlman seated on the floor of the garage... Wohlman punched the officer in the face with his right arm... [Full article here]
[police officer involved domestic violence oidv intimate partner violence (IPV) abuse law enforcement public safety arizona strangulation alcohol]

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please post updates or email them to behindthebluewall@gmail.com. No cop-hating or victim-hating comments allowed. Word verification had to be added due to spam attacks on this blog.