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Man charged for assaulting officer during Kenosha protests

Man charged for assaulting officer during Kenosha protests

Associated Press
Created: January 27, 2021 03:17 PM

A man accused of assaulting a police officer during the protests in Kenosha over the shooting of Jacob Blake has been indicted on two federal counts.

Authorities announced Wednesday that 27-year-old Ashton Howard, of Kenosha, is charged with obstructing a law enforcement officer during a civil disorder and unlawful transport of firearms as a convicted felon.

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