Manchester Police Department

Aug 26, 2015 11:41 AM

Police: Man arrested after walking into Elliot Hospital intoxicated, assaulted police officer

MANCHESTER – Stephen Simpson, 35, was arrested after police said he entered the emergency room at Elliot Hospital highly intoxicated and made derogatory remarks to a female hospital worker.

According to Manchester police, hospital security attempted to stop Simpson as he yelled and swore loudly.

Simpson then became very aggressive toward security staff and when police tried to subdue him he scratched the officer’s face, causing minor injuries.

He has been charged with simple assault of a police officer, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.


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