Aug 31, 2015 12:44 PM
Police: Manchester man, woman arrested after assaulting officer during fight at USA Chicken
MANCHESTER – A Manchester officer was assaulted when he attempted to break up an altercation on Elm Street.
According to Manchester police, two officers responded to a fight that broke out around 2 a.m. Saturday night in USA Chicken.
Officers attempted to remove Christian Edward, 23 of Manchester, and a woman identified as Finesse Ayala, 22 of Manchester from the altercation.
Edward allegedly attempted to walk away from police and put his hand deep into his pocket and waited.
As officers attempted to subdue Edward by putting him on the ground, Ayala allegedly jumped on the back of the officer.
Police found two small baggies with Oxycodone pulls and crack cocaine on the suspects.
Edward was charged with falsifying evidence, possession of a control drug and resisting arrest.
Ayala was charged with resisting arrest and simple assault.