777 Broadway, Hannibal, MO • 573-221-0987

Hannibal Man Arrested for Assaulting Officer

From:               Hannibal Police Department

Date:                August 12, 2016

Phone:             573-221-0987

Fax:                 573-221-3966

Contact:           Lt. John Zerbonia

 

On Thursday 08/11/2016 at 1:36 p.m. officers with the Hannibal Police Department Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad observed a male subject, Jason S Coulter (36 of Hannibal) sitting in a car in the 900 block of Broadway. Officers checked Coulter and found he had a felony warrant out of Illinois for obstructing a police officer and a driving while revoked charge in Hannibal. When officers contacted Coulter he attempted to dispose of drug paraphernalia and resisted arrest by attempting to strike an officer. Coulter was arrested and charged with assault on law enforcement, possession of drug paraphernalia, resist arrest for a felony, tampering with physical evidence. Coulter was placed in the Marion County Jail on the charges.