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Man In Custody after alleged assault involving screwdriver

Courtesy of Cheyenne Police Department, Facebook

CHEYENNE,Wyo.— The Cheyenne Police Department says that on Saturday, June 7, 2020, at around 12:30 pm, Officers were dispatched to Holliday Park relative to a disturbance involving a screwdriver.

According to law enforcement, upon their arrival, and after completion of the investigation, it was determined that Jayson Mullen,23, of Cheyenne, allegedly threatened another subject at the park with a screwdriver after a verbal altercation.

Officer David Inman of the CPD says while Mullen was being transported to the Laramie County Detention Center, he began hitting his head against the partition of the marked police vehicle.

“For his own safety, Mullen was then placed in the WRAP restraint device and was then transported to the Laramie County Detention Center without further incident where he was booked on the charge of Aggravated Assault,” Inman went on to say,

Authorities added that they were no reported injuries to Mullen.

All of those cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Charges are subject to change following official filings from the Laramie County District Attorney’s Office.